Flash Fiction: Derailed

Ya know how they say “there was something about her eyes”? In this case it was so true. Eyes that whisper, you will never make the cut. She entered the scene long and wavy in all the right places. There he is. He’ll be swimming in heartache by dawn, and he hasn’t even bothered lookingContinue reading “Flash Fiction: Derailed”

Waltz

  Not so idle hands will often betray words that ring hollow. We’ve heard it all before. Now you have to show me. No time for lectures. You chose your vice, I’m damn sure going to have mine. A heavy heart lashes out, still finding no solace. I can admit to sin. Words can beContinue reading “Waltz”

The Curtain Fell

Foolish to linger.  There is a balance to the delight.  You both played your parts. Often it is manifest in fleeting affection.  The curtain fell long ago. Tis better to remain oblivious to the likelihood that your world will be pulled asunder. You wanted to take a bow.  Giving the heart ample opportunity to clingContinue reading “The Curtain Fell”

FOWC with Fandango-lessen

This is my attempt with the FOWC with Fandango word ‘lessen’.   Nothing can replace the time together Like they say, parting is great sorrow Knowing you are happy and safe Does indeed lessen the blow   I am proud of all that you do Which is a comforting sight Seize your moments in lifeContinue reading “FOWC with Fandango-lessen”

Woeful Tiny Tales

  There are certain truths, that have been with me now for nearly a decade.  A list of ideals that served as a reminder. A testament to a scorned heart.  Notions such as ‘She talked about trust, but forced me to learn forgiveness’. ‘She talked about redemption, but left me in hell’.  Foundational passages likeContinue reading “Woeful Tiny Tales”

Lanham Cinquain

These are a few American cinquain.  I like the rhythm of these. *Some harsh language*   Hello Girl my old friend How are you, I am fine Do you recall the love we shared Me too   In there You will find it How much do you require Take the whole thing it won’t expireContinue reading “Lanham Cinquain”

I Lost

The way your eyes danced when I made you laugh. The shyness, you still had, when I kissed you deeply. The fact your face was the first thought my mind found, when a familiar song started. Honestly, that still happens. When you whispered those words, that you later admitted couldn’t be true. Those words, thatContinue reading “I Lost”

Tear for two

Her words are carved deep into the signposts of this journey.  She speaks with a wisdom, a knowledge of life, it should require lifetimes to amass.   She captivates me. Delighting me with her stunning tales of torment.  Allowing me to know her sorrow. To caress her pain. I had thought once, they were aContinue reading “Tear for two”

Elusive Bird

Gracefully she appears to me, like the rarest of delta birds.  Bringing with her a gentle song and a calming spirit. Delighting in the charms of such a beautifully made and elusive presence, I am lost in wondrous observation. She offers me a glimpse into her world.  Allowing me to witness from afar, the ritualsContinue reading “Elusive Bird”