Category Archives: Poetry

~Music in My Heart~

What is it about music… that touches the soul… frees long-buried memories… whips the emotions into a frothy, foamy delight? Why does Debussy’s ‘Premiere Arabesque’ cause one to trip lightly on the edge… hovering… pausing… climbing… a floating orgasm of … Continue reading

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~The Beast~

Every day… day after day… the loneliness bites It is cruel Its claws dig deep… hold tight and won’t let go It is a beast of great strength It follows her through each day And, at night when sweet slumber … Continue reading

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~Pure Good~

They say pure good does not exist I am here to say it does Pure hearts and pure souls exist in tiny little bodies When one is gripped with anger and despair Pure goodness opens the heart, soothes the soul… … Continue reading

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~Evening Beauty~

Sun through the trees soft… and caressing Gentle wind rippling… and teasing eager young leaves Birds tucking in for the night juicy worms… for babies And the cat with his bell ambling along… dreams of a soft place to sleep … Continue reading

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~The Black Dog~

The black dog comes quietly Tiptoes in when you’re not looking Engulfs you… bruises your soul… crushes your heart… The black dog captures your smile… hurries off to hide it Steels your will and energy The black dog sneaks away … Continue reading

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~Goddess~

Goddess is testing me, is she not? Obstacles in my path An empty heart You… just out of reach Oh, I almost had you in my hand I almost had you in my arms I almost had you in my … Continue reading

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~Three Brothers~

I have three brothers All younger than me They are all very special in my heart The eldest after me is a teddy bear, so smart and kind, with a heart as big as life itself The next has strength … Continue reading

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