Category Archives: Poetry

Train Tracks in Winter – A Poem

Have you ever heard a fire roar like thunder? Almost like a loud hiss As steel // tracks // stutter // kiss Down rails of wonder Down trails of time you might not want to remember Like fire on ice, … Continue reading

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Luce Spezzata – A Poem

What could this mother say to even touch the sorrow of this loss? Like sacred stone against satin- Who better knows the heavy cost? Like a luce spezzata, An eternal love released // At the foot of the cross. His … Continue reading

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Cold Snap- A Poem

Have you heard the river’s heartbeat?It’s nearly a melody,No! Perhaps it’s a symphony.It pulls at all the heartstrings this time of year,It slows down It sleepily strolls down the frozen riverbed,Winter’s caught in a cold snap-(Wait! Did you hear that?)As … Continue reading

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Winter’s River – A Poem

Snow caps on waves,wrap me in a frozen wreathlike young Moses-As I flow down Winter’s river,The cold sends ripples almost like dimples but in a frown,As I slow // down at thebanks of December,Like a frozen blanket statement- bumping into … Continue reading

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Garden of Stars – A Poem

See my gentle Father, The Shepherd of our hearts carefully, slowly tilling an endless garden of stars- in thick frosty midnight soil to light the narrow path with glittering lanterns of bright burning oil, To guide the flocks of the … Continue reading

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Classic #Poetry

There are no words, Just a heavy intake of air, I guess I wasn’t quite prepared… Every moment with you written in my heartbeat, and has been etched forever there. There are no words. Just gratitude- Just simplicity. I feel … Continue reading

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Lit #Poetry

Your presence feels like a cool breeze to me yet- You lit my soul on fire the very moment our eyes met. Your words are my ocean – the salt of them stings but it’s clear that they bring healing … Continue reading

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Labyrinth #Poetry

A spiral of knowledge and labyrinth of tiny epiphanies and truths, Small stepping stones of faith of every single hue, This is a pilgrimage and yet the journey for each of us is extraordinarily different, Your bare feet shifting through … Continue reading

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Looking Glass – A Poem

Written for dVersePoet’s Mirror Prompt Have we met before? In what century did we meet? Why is your heart beat/ing- b A c K w A r D s on your tattered sleeve? Where is the light switch in here? … Continue reading

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Exposed – A Poem

Like a black and white photo so overly exposed, my soul unfolds before you not unlike a rose – caught at just the right angle, These high heels dangle and drop and your doubtful words stu//tter to – a – … Continue reading

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