Tag Archives: Through liminal doorways on into forever

Having no words

Many have been the nights when we have sat together needing no words Tonight I have come to you through the rain through the storm Having no words Expecting none in return Advertisements

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Through liminal doorways on into forever

These doorways through which we pass will not leave us unchanged They arise from mist, from the hardlight of blazing days And from the the dripping remainders of frozen nights And always we must pass there is no going around … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Remember

Neighbors… When I am gone Remember me Remember me not For my own need To be remembered Remember me for our quiet Conversation on Swingsets, lawns, and in lakes Remember me For the brush of my shirt against you As … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Some are compelled

Kind of a double-edged sword The losing of the past the re-weaving of the future Dreams we wake from That speak finality in not being woken from In not being sloughed off by a stretch by a yawn Under these … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Watchers

There is a higher calling than what the rest of the herd is up to There is something to do other than sit and watch Is your own life so boring? Is your soul so empty? That you would question … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , | 4 Comments

Renewal — a chant

You can scrub and scrub but sometimes the stains are the most beautiful parts …These sacrifices on formerly pristine alters And sometimes old flames must be extinguished in order to found new hearths …These fires that warm once cold and … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Our hearts thunder

A scent of home of devotion of purity of love The rush of expectation of desire of fulfillment That I see in your eyes A smile of happiness of contentment of providing and opening For me Your curves in the … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Entwined

Tangled ensnared caught Rescued entwined loved Freed embraced held Devoted refined ablaze These paradoxes, once trite, are now defining Set adrift on the oceans of your eyes At peace in the hurricane of our heart Time destiny and the stars … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , | 10 Comments

Pledge

My heart for your laughter My life for your hangnail My soul for you smile

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Reflected and made holy

Sometimes I forget what a beautiful woman you are But here under this frozen sky in this light reflected and made holy in your tears I see it And it is a terrible, rending beauty I would wrap you in … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment