At Vienna Coffee Houses

The first goats that chewed On the red berries we call coffee beans, started jumping And dancing, just like able bodied men do On hotel room beds, dancing to the strange tunes The body hums, when spiked of caffeine. This was why the legendary Goatherd Kaldi Dissolved roasted beans on boiling water. And over in…

Fate

The moment passed In a fraction. I walked out and you walked in Through the same open doorway In a little coffee shop in Soho. My shoulder gently wrapped Against yours, as we Walked in opposite directions. And I looked back to see You sitting on the same table as I did. The chair that…

You and I

To Jewel Kilcher. The misguided forces Of our own obsessiveness, Lust that overpowers like a pillow At the hand of a lover, And love, that strangely lets Her get the better of you, Knowing the heart is a playmaker, And you have all the tricks in the book To make her crave you Like a…

Coffee

As Arabica, Liberica and Robusta They are found. The goats munched their beans in Ethiopia And the herders made a beverage out of it. At the onset of day, when dawn makes an entrance The heart leaps out of bed for the soothing Richness and aroma of blend 43 To make the heart more rhythmic…