start with a word
they don’t care which word you choose
as long as you begin
and, later, end
it doesn’t matter that she is blank
i see her
scribbled in fine
so many want her
I am not alone
in this I have thought
about her since
so many have had her
some by accident
or not – no matter –
when she craves
a taste of you
she will have you
some do not want her
stealing their breath
but others – like me
flirt with her heavy
zero our rifles
to taste silver
Confession from Heaven
as you can see
we have potential
although hearts burst out in tears,
locked behind bars, in chains,
against a will of their own,
we carry every blink used
to wipe away the pain,
we stand guard when the Earth
shakes underneath feet full of breath
we have potential
we have not lost the sunlight
or the smell of a growing world
childhood kisses are fresh on our
we have not passed
we are not the past
we are your honest future
for our bound hearts
to hold each other
You have gone. There is no now,
just used to;
cement packed into Earth fragments.
Ironic, it is, that solidity above the surface
is made from what lies beneath.
Think about – oh how you can’t!
I miss that.
You try to kill me again,
to show me something new,
a new world inside of sleep.
Is this how it is for you?
A permanent anywhere,
where you never are, but were?
I miss that what it was
will not, and never be anything
but you and me, asleep inside of a
The dragon doesn’t wake with the sun. It is warmed
through mock light, on an affected cove. It looks
like it could be made of mopani,
but he cannot tell colors
what they should be
and what they are not.
I left him a note, this morning, by his glass house.
In his rest, he inhaled the pushed warm air
that circulates my blood each night.
I promised him Aspen and Cabbage and
I am late. I am always pushing the clock
into my lungs, back to my cycle,
back to little hands and little
feet swirling around
a glass house,
tearing cabbage for a dragon that
constantly stares at me.
Paperback is available on Amazon.com now!!!
Fountain Of Confessions is now available on Amazon and Amazon Kindle. I look forward to hearing any feedback on it. Thank you so much!
My 2nd book, Fountain Of Confessions, is going to be available through Amazon this week. I am so excited to share it with you. I am going through my emails for reviewers and getting in touch with some of you if you are still available.
If you’d like to do a review to post on your blog, I will be happy to send you an e-copy of the new book.
Thank you all so much for being here. Some of you have been here since the time I started this blog nearly 4 years ago!!!
I’ll be posting soon. Until then….
XOXOXO ~ MM