The Fallen Fruit

An apple fell on the footpath.It tumbled, bounced, and bruisedAs it rolled on down the pass. The fallen fruit came to rest in slimy mud,Colored with hues of black and oxblood. Oozing sludge clung to the abused skin,worms and rot feasted, devouring it from […]

Dumbstruck Redo

If I could go back to when I first met her,I wouldn’t stamp and stammer sifting through my thoughtsI wouldn’t discuss the weather like my mind couldn’t fathom something otherI wouldn’t stare that way with nothing else while my heart and blood fought Were […]

Moon Face

Unveiled souls shining all places,The dowry’s glory on breeze feltSings from knees on holy ground knelt:“Come help blind men see; fire burn and blaze. Holy, Holy, Holy, is the LordGod almighty, Holy is HePromised one of Jessie’s tree.Woe on all who see the Word! […]

Ode to Chocolate

What is the point of chocolate? In madness do we question what for, Or study it and say: why does this exist?No, we surrender to savory bliss;Oh, we delight in its earthy flavor!Once consumed and in our bellies lay,caffeine, sugars, creams brighten day, Then […]

Cupid’s Parenthesis

Parenthesis Curved containers Punctuation drawing emphasis Bowed frames demanding considerations Swaying in the slightest breeze, beckons me to see Twins dance in the star light under crescent moons A single noble peak overshadows sculpted furrows Gusty gales rise from mirth’s fount eagerly amused Bright […]