Soul-Mates – hour 9

For hundreds of years One life to the next Our souls came together In life, until death When our eyes first met Those memories returned The lives that we’d lived The times that we burned The vows that we made Lifetimes ago That, where one…

The Secret

Once in a blue moon, I take out an old picture of myself just to check how many wrinkles I’ve added since I crossed happy days Once in a blue moon, I try to recollect just what you whispered into my ears as we made…

From the waters I evolve And he drops The jaws In the sunshine I dissolve Yes I am free Of flaws In the skies I fly Up Above I’ve also got claws! A mystery No one can solve I’ve grown against Nature’s laws

Love me or Hate me

In my comfort, you came. In my brokenness, you swept me away. Like the ocean, I brought peace; Like the pandemic, I shut you in. Take me, break me. Hate me, love me. Hold my hands Or don’t hold me at all. This too shall…

5:00 PM – His Eyes (Hour 9)

His Eyes (5:00 PM – Hour 9) ~ D², @d2poetry   Hey little man With your curious  Glare Over your daddy’s shoulder I caught your stare When you noticed  Smiled and turned away shy Was it because you locked with my eyes Could you see…

Unintended

Those strange wonderful nights they shared Capturing a firefly behind their darkened home In a little bottle they decorated in the faded gloam In a  little bottle they held, they compared The tiny heat from the glowing Bonking against the glass Without ever really knowing…

Imagine Nation (hour 9, prompt 9)

Skies of glitter majesty Lakes of crystal light The wind is music on my skin And everywhere’s a sight There’s magick in the very air A world lit up in rainbow hues And in a field of fairy dust The unicorns are dancing, too It’s…

Light up the dark

We built the treehouse up in the old hickory tree we would sleep up there to escape the heat from the little cottage  our grandfather built back when he was young and strong and not hunched over with age. At night, we would watch the…

Strange Summer

Strange heat. Firefly light. I forego my mask and head into the night I’m fighting a lethargy like none I have known. I walk out past the treeline to stargaze alone. Will celestial wonders bring me back from the brink. I sip from my bottle…

In a dreamy land Deep in the woods Small, Dark cottage Strange and funky Was the abode of a spirited, crazy old dame As weird as she was, Gobbled up crispy hot porridge, Each day dressed up like no other And Danced her way to…

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