Tag Archives: heart

A Dreamer

A sleeping man wants to rest. Pain from a past breakup ends his brief sleep. His agitated mind churns with images. The night is not long enough for relief. The world spins under a starry sky. Clouds release their burden … Continue reading

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Not a Simple Creature

Talking to a neighbor’s child, I think of the future standing there. As the years go on, he will conquer it all. He will change the world in amazing ways. Children are not simple creatures. Their potential is great. Their … Continue reading

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The Words I Chose

Did the words I chose freeze your heart? I said what I thought would bring you here. When I swear I love you, I mean true love. If I see you again, my embarrassment will fade. Our time together is … Continue reading

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The Court of Love

I’ll learn to love again someday. The life I lived was a trap. I thought that I loved for love’s sake. I am weeping today. I am in the court of love. I know the judge is fair. She might … Continue reading

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Smash

Smash. No matter. The world turns. A bird sings again. Can words fill my mind? I wait for the sky’s renewal. My heart is broken by fate’s blade. Suddenly I see the waters stir and boil. What can I do … Continue reading

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In the Rain

The rain washed the sidewalks today. I was surprised by the downpour. I know how to prevent problems in my life. I can see the consequences of my actions. I hear the words behind my deeds. They have been cleansed … Continue reading

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Forms

As the poem forms in my heart, wisps of light spiral around. I see a delicate column of mist. The sky is a gateway above me. The words grow into an image. A song fills the void. Now I have … Continue reading

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