Coffee for One

There are nights like this when sleep simply eludes me and the weight of the world seems (impossibly) to gather upon my shoulders. There are fragments of reality and visions of lies, alternate universes, unspoken desires, all melding (into swirls of cream) and meddling with my mind. There are nights like this when words are…

Key getting to like me fact

Dear Love, Perhaps it’s time you know that I don’t have too many pairs of shoes.  And I don’t quite enjoy shopping.. for anything, not just shoes.  Groceries, maybe, yeah.  I also don’t know how to put on make-up or do my hair.  I don’t pluck my eyebrows.. er.. I just pull them out sometimes.…

Skins

When you touch the space in between my fingers, that is love. When your index finger circles the mounds of bone on my wrists, that is love. When you kiss my eyelids or the tip of my nose or the corner of my mouth when I’m fast asleep, that is love. And when you gently…

The Anticipation

And now I cannot keep still for the waiting’s too long and the passions too hot the night too bitter the cold too dark. I stare at this boundless velvet ceiling and see an eternity and an emptiness and an expanse all at the same time I try to keep it in, to keep the…

The Amorous Language of Words

for one ‘quiet’ evening ‘Beautiful’ tucked a stray strand of hair behind my ear, while ‘I have you’ gazed intently into my eyes ‘I am here for you’ whispered sweet silences, and took my hand while I taught you to dance in the ballad of this frozen night I stayed in the fire of ‘I…

Last night

for our love of psychological horror Last night, I broke into your apartment. I tiptoed my way in and messed with your life somehow. You will find the letters of your keyboard have all turned into shapely little r’s, and your chair– well, I tried to move it out of that corner, but you’re right,…

Key getting to know me fact

When I love I love deeply, seriously, passionately– it’s a little like holding a feather in your palm or watching a leaf fall or looking at the sky until it turns purple or lying on a bed of grass and staring at the stars, drinking in the universe and the very moment of seeing it…