Moth Wings

My eyes flicker in the light.I venture closerto find you quiverpencil lines draw a smilewhere my lips once drew life.A beam shines behind youme dressed in blue.We watch our dance in front of a doorhinged by crafted ironwhile shoes fit for horsesdon our feet. We gallop offto find refuge in silk threadsand pray our faithContinue reading “Moth Wings”

absence in wake

Look. Do you see? This picture of me. Look. I once stood in such a door. My vow to not share. My sacred word. My vagrant thoughts. I break the rules. So am i desperate against myself? I truly want to be alone. Do you believe me? I think not. What will any of thisContinue reading “absence in wake”


crazy! he calls after i take the compliment meant to harm morph into his dream swim deep into unpleasant thoughts surrounded by future fights transgressions meek smiles forced stretched out, about and around me, i welcomed and wrapped you into play naively friend… teasing you listened as no one ever spanked this hard ass yourContinue reading “mystery.”


how can i miss what i never had you ask but i did have you and still possess the words spilled on my dress the magic marker highlights the stars spread under the hem this horizon never ending we agree to never wash our hands again -your grin wiped clean by tide a rinse cycleContinue reading “missing.”


this whispered touch middle finger caress splits open -borders a wounded heart to bleed love and flow your way dreamt you held these broken bones crushed dream -hoarder i offered you my orange creamsicle spiked with fear perched atop you slink below covered silk -corridor i whisk away… you needed more rain to pour chasingContinue reading “retreat.”