Even Ghosts Yearn

Natural light preferable to artificial – not the harshfullness of noonday sunbut softly filtered rays –luxurious…inviting Love too, should be subdued,gentle as a zephyr –not mythical, but yielding…mindfulnot worshipful nor boastfulbut comforting…warm I am waning lightthe mistral wind waftingno longer a force of naturebut smoke, spirallingvanishing into non-existence And yet, even as shadows spreadI yearn […]

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Chasing Snakes

Who ghosts desire? I long for a kiss, my glass belly ice & concrete clouding our porcelain peace. A good woman lingers, then after voices joy I, marble angel, let men like father, with grass on their hand, pat eternity, the door sheer, timely, Life! (Disclaimer:  Fridays I play around online with Magnetic Poetry.  The […]

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Hungering

How can we speak of desire when needs, unmet ravage our sense of survival – we’ll regret this wanton display – flames subside but hunger remains – the body’s priorities reset. Perhaps it’s the soul that stirs when you are near – Spirit longing to overcome mundane fear – as if the intertwining of flesh […]

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Flirting With Success

I have dallied with success mingled with the scent of expensive coiffures, swooned to the physicality of well-fitted suits, oozing polished confidence eyes that penetrate the core of my desire, arouse a feral vitality, make me squirm like a school girl dreaming of her first crush’s kiss, too old now for such foolishness, besides I […]

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Day 131 “Desires”

Thor has just undergone a third surgery to his knee to remove infection.  After yet another week of IV antibiotics, the doctor is threatening a fourth surgery next week if the healing does not progress.  Compromised by his cancer and the radiation treatments, it feels as if he is scaling a steep, and dangerous, cliff […]

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