Tag: Soul Mates

Sickness

Sickness comes in many forms Like when one is travelling on a bus – the journey maker’s sickness When strange creatures are found in the tummy Even monsters jumping out through the esophagus Nauseating and wetting the giddy traveller Then there is morning sickness – as a journeying woman Travels from lover to mother, co-conspirator

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A Brief Guide To Love

To be filled by another Until swollen and bloated in feeling – And just like a balloon Open to puncture and wound – Nevertheless a perennial seeker Of an aching emotion – a haunting vulnerability Transcending the outer clay Concealing a strange device that palpitates Where myth says lies a compartment – a stranger vacuum

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Contraband

I smuggled you too long As contraband, deep inside of me A narcotic that I could not touch nor taste Where longing saturates Every empty chamber and vacant tip I was a fool to keep you hidden deep within me Where your presence echoed What I knew implicitly That I was the foolish one with

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Anniversary

In each milestone There are yester-memories spilling over And future mementos gently sculpted in deed And in this beautiful source Of retrograde transport and anterograde promise Lies the interface of the present That pledges to fill a vacancy In the fluidity of thought-dynamics Where in each collage of reminiscences Are both footprints and footsteps In the

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