Tag Archives: marriage

don’t look down

a cliffside, a winter sun, you call it dancing but it feels like a dare. what does it mean, the edge in your eyes? let’s just say: we used to know we preferred solid ground. the past is a movie … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

midnight in never-land

what’s the protocol for leaving behind forever? I never thought I’d have to know. within the comfort of your shadow my own grew bolder,  eclipsing the light I once believed was mine alone. I filled your vacant outline with stardust … Continue reading

Posted in words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

(in)visible

in the light of your eyes I feel I take up more space. you see me taller, stronger, and so I stand taller. with you it’s never a question of “if”, a question of “why”, with you it’s because, in … Continue reading

Posted in words | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

don’t ever ask me why.

for you, my soft-spoken gentle-handed almost lover. for you and the way we turn our hearts to stone so we can’t feel them breaking as we say goodbye another time. for you and the way our bodies are stiff as … Continue reading

Posted in words | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

where the road ends

all night long I dance with the ghost of leaving you. it’s edges are smooth and heavy, sinuous, soft, it tempts, teases, tortures. in my ear are the whispers of the silence you’d leave behind, around me the arms of … Continue reading

Posted in words | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

wanderlust

when the winds blow rough this way, shaking the walls, whipping our hair into our eyes, this is when my quiet little gypsy soul comes to life. it calls to the road, to the open air, to the swiftly flowing … Continue reading

Posted in words | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

make me a witness.

I guess I understand now: that horrible empty space and the way it swells between two people on opposite sides of a dark stage. the glares, directed downward, away, the way they played at it, wrote it, sang it. I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, words | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment