Tender Hearts Fall

Here’s a boy, tenderand raw, heart exposedawkward innocenceblocking intention Here’s a man, fieryeyes, hands coarse,face leather, smokywords coaxing affection Here’s a girl, book smartheart uncertain, romancea fluttery desire, caughtbetween the two, torn The boy averts his eyesfears she’ll see the ragingin his loins, read obsessionin his longing, reject him The man takes her hand,softly traces […]

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A Feathered Fable

Statuesque as a Great Blue Heron, she wades silently, patiently, her long-necked beauty, and generous wingspan, testament to a tender soul. She dreams of a mate who can unfold her, carry her to new heights. Rustling in a nearby bush, she encounters a partridge – shorter than her, and rotund, his countenance grey. She is […]

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Conned

Even as fingers – swift and seductive – thieved, she moaned invitation, ignored the warnings so eager to please, so hungry for love He didn’t need a weapon – the flash of iced blue eyes and a throaty whisper rendered her compliant so eager to please, so hungry for love He was pro, conscience numbed […]

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Plateaus

The quest for love an uphill climb, the footholds loose and failing Scrapes heal, and hearts yearning begin again, forget the falls, aspire Unconditional love a dizzying height, soulmates and pre-destination Goals for romantics, by my heart reaches for a memory, a return to the beginning When kisses warm and embraces strong conveyed desirability, love’s […]

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Tender Hearts Fall

Here’s a boy, tender and raw, heart exposed awkward innocence blocking his intention Here’s a man, eyes fiery coals, hands coarse , face leather,  smoky words coaxing affection Here’s a girl, book smart heart uncertain, romance a fluttery desire, caught between the two, torn The boy averts his eyes fears she’ll see the raging in […]

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