Please Read This to Her

I'm Still Here There is this beautiful thing that you do Well, it's one of the millions of beautiful things that you do   Like a meteor shower streaking across a star-packed sky Or a Tiger Lily waving above a field of wildflowers   There's this thing that you do That shakes your life so…

Waiting (A Poem)

I am waiting here With my sword sharpened My gun loaded My shield is polished and waiting   I am waiting here With flowers in hand My heart opened My body naked and waiting   I am waiting here Ready for battle Ready for love Ready to know who I've become

Pretending (A Poem)

If I scream until my throat catches fire Would you hear me? Would you smell the smoke?   If I whisper your name a million times into the wind Would you hear me? Would you feel the breeze?   Would you turn away and pretend you're deaf Or pretend ears don't exist? Or that we…