Flicker

I’m a flicker, a flicker of lightmoving quickly, rapidlyshining brightly I come as a newly lit lampin a calm evening as loverscelebrate love I’m a flicker, a flicker of lightteasing the night, joyfullyshimmering splendidly I come as a steady gleamsoothing your thoughtslike lovers do I’m a flicker, a flicker of lightdying, slowly, graduallylike lovers doContinue reading “Flicker”

Dearest Emily (Dickinson)

Dearest Emily (Dickinson), I’ve always wondered how in isolation you’ve written  such profound poetry on life, love, death, and even immortality? you were a very private person, with a notable powerful family how did you choose to live a life of an unknown, with great humility? you were deemed odd and eccentric, by your neighbors,Continue reading “Dearest Emily (Dickinson)”

Speechless

Speechless I am speechless, flabbergasted when I see you walk, hear you talk when I see you smile, feel your love I am dumbstruck, my brain freezes  I am stuck, stuck in love with you I am speechless, I am flabbergasted unable to speak, my tongue-tied my brain stutters for a moment every part ofContinue reading “Speechless”

Monologue Of A Dead Envious Lady

Monologue Of A Dead Envious Lady here lies my bodyrotten, dead, and forgottenforgotten by many and forgotten by fewmostly forgotten by the oneswho used to adore me with all their hearts here lies my bodyagonizing, crying, and mourningit has only been a while since I was goneand why has everyone moved on?why has everyone becomeContinue reading “Monologue Of A Dead Envious Lady”

Poet’s Heart

to write is to dream and to dream is to write wide awake or deep asleep a poet’s heart dreams forging a link a link between the imagery and symbolism and the power of words creative sparks fly love lives hope survives the universe agrees to what the poet’s heart’s desires my poet heart desiresContinue reading “Poet’s Heart”

Holding Hands

you took my hand,slowly, gently our fingers intertwinedpressed against each othersqueezed with fervent ardorwhere two hands became onethen you whispered in my earthe words I longed to hearI giggled as a replymy heart flutteredmy soul rejoicedmy mind shutteredevery single cell in my bodyexulted triumphantly you took my hand,slowly, gently with great pridewe walked,passing byevery pairContinue reading “Holding Hands”

Empathy

Enchanted Earth (Copyright © 2007 Connie Marcum Wong) I have known ethereal bliss. A crystal sea, serenity. . . . Imparts visions to memory. Endowed by heaven’s cosmic kiss, A peaceful healing I can share With those who need my love and care. By star light from this great abyss Luna welcomes her night time sky.Continue reading “Empathy”

Silent Ache

there’s a silent ache in my heart,unbearable and painful‘cos somewhereyou are thereunable to look into your eyesfor you to see how badly I want youat this point, at this moment there’s a silent ache in my heart,made even worse by memories of youwhere no amount of staying connectedwill compensate for your touch,your embrace, your kissorContinue reading “Silent Ache”