Meant to be #sonnet

On misty nights fogged in questions and thought the truth beams from a dark secluded window as trees whisper secrets, and lies scurry below Her divine visage splutters through my mind unsought Cherry-red lips and the memories they wrought A widowed love and the sorrow she would bestow How cruel that truth would be and…

Willow emotions

You watch! like an old willow tree, denizen to the land forlorn, always seen but never approached and when they come, they never stay preferring the majesty of that Angel-Oak over yonder or the iridescent magnificence of the Japanese maple They all leave you behind Yet they want you to be there when they return…

Frozen in time (a gogyoka poem and a little me)

Memories of yesterday haunt me the good ones ache and the bad linger How I long to cast aside this incurable cloak of reminiscence To let present wash over past And whisp away in evanescence But life is so still that time folds around me My past becoming future with no present to prevent history…

Holding on

What do you see #22 Heaven’s harbourbeyond the evil of this worldundimmed and undulledrefuge to beauty undyingI search for you my lovebeyond the reach of pain and lossmapping your pathway through splendid starsI search for you my loveon distant planets far beyond Marslonging to ease my heart’s demandsI brave the brush and brack of sinister…