Belle

Belle answered the call Of two banished lips. Beast was Just a furry body of sprouting tendrils That transformed the skin-deep. [A kiss, a kiss, my fur for a kiss] It seems Beast just wanted Belle To see the man behind the mask. A prince in a body-suit who Always had a beautiful heart Beneath…

A Short History of Kindness

History is littered with mad men Who saw everything as a rope and called it a string theory And those who drew blood from blood sport And called it a world war. And it takes a man or woman with empathy To make true, the kindness of our palms To draw water from the callous…