up here, I’m drowning

  My dear, I’ve warned you about flying too high, but you never listen to me, much too enamored with my rays. They will burn you. They will be your demise someday. This matter eats me alive, out here where there’s no air. When I look to you, see the wax that’s covering your wings,…

tethered feathers

  Birds are gathering here in these skies like little ants   They scuttle about leaving traces of twigs   I watch them from one edge of the earth and down to the next end   They whistle and chirp minute songs sprung out from their lungs   In a past life I imagine we…

Take Me To The Sky

    You had eyes like the setting sun fiery gold with specs of amber delicate fingers plush lips   I remember first laying eyes on you our souls burning to stay reunited   I would serenade you with breakfast at Tiffany’s a moon and a river and tidbits of huckleberry   We spent eons…

Requiem for Icarus

    It sounded like a calm day on the shore wind rushing rustling hair the color of classic films you’d feed me with breakfast at Tiffany’s serenade the moon to me with bits of passion I blush the same color as the setting sky and melt with you   It was the color of…