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To Risk Yet Lose So Much – Poem (for my father on Memorial Day)

To Risk Yet Lose So Much I wasn’t expecting you to actually die once you had sobered up embraced by a memory’s parachute that held more dreams and hopes than your life could endure. You did die sobered up. At last you were freed from all those physical and emotional levels of life. Often, in […]

Notes From A Calliope – A Poem

Notes From A Calliope Some days don’t seem worth swimming to find me there praying behind the Cathedral – listening to an old calliope – on my knees in the rain remembering you and that you could not swim. Ellespeth

Sunrise Sunset (double acrostic)

Sizzling glowing yellow ball Utterly breathing new life  Now time stands still Reaching towards new heights Instilling hope each day Showering rays of light Everywhere your eyes look Strands of rainbow colors Undulate across blue skies Never two the same Sunlight shifts to dusk Each color forever fades Transforming skies into night 

Dreams We Don’t Remember Having – A Poem In Three Acts

Dreams We Don’t Remember Having Prologue Is there a starting point lost track of in passing clouds and trailing stars? Act I Awakening one day floating in the foreground against an unfamiliar background of fleeting sense Act II I saw a comet wishing on me not wanting to leave too soon or wait too long […]

Shagpile Carpet.

Shagpile Carpet.

Behind every great invention there is a broken heart……

Let’s Hold Hands – A Birthday Love Poem for My Man

Let’s Hold Hands I think I’ll stay here with you for another while. We can surround ourselves with boho from long ago ho when there was still time to say complete words and think in full sentences. Later we might jump onto a train of thought for a moment or two. Let’s hold hands. Don’t […]

My Lonesome Heart (etheree)

Touch, Your touch. Cool, yet hot. Hugs with kisses As hands slide o’er me. My skin craves your fingers Breaths become rapid and sharp Your touch is all I dream about Eagerly awaiting your embrace Igniting the fire in my lonesome heart


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