Tag: love

Ties

My happiness is tied to your love Are they not ? The inability to smile inside The impossibility Of you by my side Surely there are ties I guess the question is How long they stretch Before they finally snap

Exit

Just like that You had me trapped in a timeless loop with a smile and your loving gaze with nowhere to exit and no will to exit

Guitar

Perhaps in place of you I’ve found the guitar, not the same, not as lovely but it’s the only thing i love now each sustained note i pluck, a sustained cry out for you It’s lovely curve a substitute for the warmth of your body, I hug in place of you—and gently caress its strings, […]

Eyes II

My eyes searched yours for the poem that should have been but I see a future that is yesterday and the many nights long past  

dream dream dream

It has become so frequent that maybe it’s my way of reconnecting back to you, albeit one that is not grounded in reality   I’ve asked if they were dreams, and each time I wanted to believe your words that they aren’t and each time i wake up to find you gone   Have you […]

Crippled

My body is free but crippled nonetheless, entrapped in your absence, my mind retreated, homeless, my heart wandered searching for the way back with no way in sight stranded like a cripple  

Mornings

Each morning is a new reality The light seeps in through my eyelids  but what should have been a renewed blesssing is accompanied by a renewed reality And each reality comes with the fact that you are no longer beside me

This thing

This unshakable feeling This thing Feasting upon my heart, my soul This thing  That I know of but can’t purge This thing  Called love(d)

The Faded Body

The lover watched, as the lifeless body hung, upside down and fading into a deep, dark, dull red   It used to be full of life, imbued with a love greater than itself, perhaps a burden too much for it to bear   And one might argue, that the presence remains, even if the life […]