The Great Tree Speaks

You followed the hidden path through the forest, the small ground plants touch your skin, some trying to hold you back others scratching your legs. Twigs break in quick crackling noises under your boots, the moist soil grabs on to the bottom of your shoes and continues with you as you walk. Baby trees as…

Tangling Thoughts

Tangling thoughts in webs of silk I find myself in a jungle of passion and love; excitement swings for tree to tree and my patience fades into the mist. Knitting sheets out of words I find myself in a room of enclosed feelings. my anger bounces off the walls trying to find a way out;…

Among old things and missing teeth

These days I find myself among old things and missing teeth. The old things include old people and it is their teeth that are missing. Comical situation? Yes completely, please feel free to laugh. You see, my house is old, I live with my old grandparents, the neighborhood is old, there are many old people,…

Unloved Desert

Love falls on me like rain on an unloved desert, scarce, quickly and only at night when the moon in her kind blue light allows it to be replenished of its thirst. The hungry sun takes,like an egotistical child, the little water that the soil holds, life takes from me, like a greedy man, what…

Through my window

Through my window I see colorful landscapes the powerful mountains and congruent rises and falls remind me of a distant love. What a shame that I cannot own the landscape. I see the mist that gathers in the land’s grooves after a cool evening shower it sinks and rises, spreading its sweet scent throughout the…

Silently Beautiful

As darkness falls between the sun and the moon silently beautiful breaths dance with the night, stars cover my fingers a I sleep painting the darkness as they settle. Between the darkness and the stars silently beautiful eyes stare into others, and the eyelashes share conversations with the pupils, that rest within the silent irises….

Alive

I feel alive today. A seeping, singing, splendor rises inside me, a marvelous, wonderous charm runs inside of me, today I feel alive. Alive is my heart, yes alive. Enchanted with life and its sweet flavor becoming every day stronger and joyous opening to new love and new feelings. Living is my soul, yes living,…

Today is a memory

Today I have found love’s initials on my pillow; morning light paints fire on their curves. Today I have felt love’s soft knock coming from my bedroom from inside the armor of my most hidden dreams. Today seems immense the possibility that captures and swallows solitude that makes darkness burn into the light. Today I…

A planned rash decision

I can’t believe what I am going to do today! I went to sleep thinking of what was to come when I awoke but when my alarm rang this morning I had to think twice to remember that today was the day. Today I fly to another country, I am moving to another place picking…