March Madness

Tonight. Well, it was busier than what I like. Birthday Dinner for your Mum… then Bar #1. Soon we skipped along to the second. Where I beat you in all games present. Though, I’m no good at pool or darts…. I think I’ve found a portion of your heart. I think. It’s so damn hard,…

Saying Goodbye

July 28: My beloved Aly passed away in my arms…As he parked the vehicle outside of the Emergency Veterinarian Office, she took her last breath. Her scared eyes looked into mine and she knew that I loved her. She knew that she was in my arms and whatever happened next, wherever she was going, whatever she…

October First

  “I wonder…is love innate?” I asked myself as I watched Halah sleep. She lay curled up in the suede chair pushed into the far corner of my room. I could hear her snoring and occasionally she whimpered within her dreams. Her beautiful blue hair glistened under the beams of light falling through the mid-afternoon…

Amazing Grace

I was lost, and you found me. You left and I once again wandered the wilderness alone. When you returned I was not there. You called for me, told me to come home, but you did not look for me. At the edge of the trees you sat… Waiting for me to find my way…

I still remember…

After someone looks you in the eyes and says that they do not love you, is it hope that causes you to believe they’re lying? Or is it ignorance? Because those 8 letters should never be used in combination with the word “don’t” when it was not present the first time they were whispered. No,…

First time

Byron reigned the horses back at the very edge of the riverbank. The carriage rocked to a halt and he turned to face the beautiful woman beside him. He pulled his hand out of her gloved fingers grip, causing her face to fill with concern. But the insecurity lifted quickly as he placed it around…

The Love of a Grandfather Clock

Tick tock. Tick tock. The hand of the clock methodically chants as it reminds me that time has passed. And too much so. The wind and the rain sweep through the meadows, creeks dry as the summer sun creeps into the soul of the earth. Life falls to the ground with the auburn autumn leaves,…