Remember Love

  Over the course of perhaps two years, the seasons (like my life) waxed and waned with inscrutable contradiction. It had remained warm throughout the winter that year, only to turn cold in the spring. As occurs with many things, time at last revealed answers to the unanswered—another painful mercy. Yet for so long, it … Continue reading Remember Love

Earth and Blood

You are of earth and blood, dear friend I am the sea and sky Two worlds within a universe One spirit and one light How in this vast expanding dark Did you and I collide? With stars and dust and fire burst You, beautiful surprise You pulled me down like gravity Your energy is mine … Continue reading Earth and Blood

Freesia

Today’s poem was originally inspired when my amazing twenty-one year old cousin was killed. It contemplates the strange medley of life and death, beauty and fragility, transience and value, that make up our reality. This simple little work is dedicated to all who have lost a loved one in the flower of youth. Continue reading Freesia

We Are

We are, on earth, the stranger minds The pensive, solitary kinds We are the eyes that gaze and pine We are the moments lost in time The silent star, the restless wave We are the souls we longed to save We are the hands that pierced our hearts And tossed away their bleeding parts At … Continue reading We Are