Category: Love

Distant Happiness

Carnation in color— matching no other. Sun-kissed are the petals, I dare not disturb her.   Instead, I write, my pen taking note of how she dances in the wind.   She didn’t bob or weave. It was more of a graceful curtsy. Pausing— I saw that she wasn’t free.   Ensnared to a life…

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“What took you so long?”

“What took you so long?”, was not the way it should’ve been. Instead, we had our lives end only to start over again.   No more midnight rendezvous, pillow talks, or morning company. I’ve never felt this lonely without you beside me.   “I’m sorry”, won’t cut it. It’s been 10 years and three months…

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You’re Happy Ending

I’ve built up my courage for you to not notice what you are to me. I’ve rejected advances for one of your kisses. Is this how it’s to be? Another night alone staring at my phone. What’s going on?   We’ve shared in your burden, I tried to make you feel perfect but who am…

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Let’s Make Believe

A pocket full of pixie dust and a sewn shadow should be enough for the two of us. I can play the hero, while you save the day. Our laughter will interlock as we play. Let’s be young forever— dim-witted and clever. We’ll dance in the rain and catch falling stars. Fiction no longer fake…

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Whisper

Let me whisper a secret, something you already know. My heart, you can take it and make it your own. I’ve waited so long for you to come along and give me a love so warm.   I’ll vow to give you my life, to have and to hold. I know I’ll be wrong and…

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Dream a dream

Let’s dream a little dream, just you and me, sitting in a hut by the sea. Tinseled little thatches year ‘round this hut sits on the ground.   Born and raised, the materials are in place for the coming of our future days. You and I are just enough to live our dreams in this…

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