Tag Archives: lonliness

Structure

Her flowers grew in perfect order; tended to with care. The books arranged from big to smaller; out-of-place was rare. The blankets all were neatly folded; smelling fresh and clean. The food was laid out on the plate; the meat … Continue reading

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Aroma

He told her she stunk of desperation; but she couldn’t smell it. She scrubbed for hours in the shower and bath; using soaps, and washes, and scents. It repelled him, he said. She supposed it was her natural aroma; emanating … Continue reading

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A Rescued Life (For Abby)

But in your haste to waste another
my situation was found out.
I was brought out of the darkness
by a rescue group with clout.
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I’m Defrosting.

They’d sit beside me shaking and drooling no matter what I decided on for dinner. I’d stare at their faces and relinquish what I had. Continue reading

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Listen (Can you hear me?)

Every time there is a need I give myself to you
(without fail)
A pool to dip your pain in
Yet, I wonder who’s the fool. Continue reading

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Inside Godiva

We were the ripe, juicy strawberries covered with a tempered shell
We cracked into satisfying shards when you bit down Continue reading

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