Twilight romance

At twilight he sings Lamenting for her His tether to this world Her senses revolt as dawn descends Love takes over and her aching soul wails She catches his scent in the fair evening breeze His phantom caress, soothing unease His gaze threads the very fabric of space He sees her on clouds, drifting through…

The blue eyed devil (an intoxicated romance)

Love can be found in the most unlikely places It carries the scent of a better today The terse taste of bitter yesterdays And the aphrodisiac of a blissful tomorrow He sits by the bar in his favourite watering hole; the blue-eyed devil Contemplating the opaline glass before him Holding it up with a practiced…

Finding home

The world you’ve known has flipped on its axis Where your true north lies, you can never tell Your childhood home feels estranged, an empty shell clouded in memories of loss, comfort’s antithesis Your past, present and future have lost all symbiosis You cannot understand the lamb afraid of day or the owls that flee…

Song of freedom

#whatdoyousee Sweetness The tune of freedom It plays like silk upon her delicate curves In his veins it oozes like magma, inflaming every sinew and searing each nerve Is it sunset For she has waited long enough denied of twilit pleasures and revels in the night Is it sunrise For the memory of her, burns…

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…

Disguised in Love (fiction and poetry)

She loves me! She loves me not! My fear chokes hope in its noxious grip they dance in a deadly tet-a-tet along my fragile heartstrings She wants me! Oh yes she does! But for what I do not know I feel it in my bones a warning, ominous and yet exciting an icy sinister chill…

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…

Untameable love

Consumed by lawless love soothed into submission or tortured into surrender powerless to its appetites and desires when love’s siren song calls all resistance is futile My Love somewhere out there together may we tame this selfish beast with selfless ways Bind it between each other and revere it for love cannot be conquered but…

A Magical lament (fantasy poetry)

Down in a deep valley amidst a wall of lofty hills a golden Phoenix sings away the morning chills Perched on the highest top of the most majestic tree it’s plumage shines and bathes the land in a kaleidoscope of glee The night gnomes burrow into hobbit-like homes within rich earthen mounds and pixie faced…