Empty Nest

My first home was built with brick and mortar and bones and flesh When I first walked to her I knew she was the one   I envisioned where I'd put the couch where my head would fit in her arms   I could picture how the dark wood floors would support my feet How…

Deceptively Deep

Name spelled wrong on every love letter you wrote me I didn't bother to correct you as if my name didn't matter   God, let me fall in love again but not like before   Let me fall in love like the wind free and flowing not afraid of its potential for destruction   You…

the end. And the beginning

A hello to new love feels like a wave goodbye to herself The domain she calls her skin must let another in Another in the seat of her emotions, their hands controlling the wheel   I like you's sound like gun shots I love you's sound like sin   Her nakedness a white flag in…