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»Some hearts bleed deeper when cut«

May 1, 2009

A bleeding heart screams like a voice / that's born of love and ample choice / for within it a story lies / of heroic deeds and sacrifice / / For we are all but one great soul / forever bound in fate's angel glow / for as we walk out paths of life / we end up sharing all our lives / / A bleeding heart…  sign in to read more »

»Just one more time«

Apr 30, 2009

When sickness comes to take a life / and speaks to you of sacrifice / you think of all you'll leave behind / like written words on valentines / / For I have waited for so long / to finally find my number one / Just one more time is all I ask / to feel her eyes connect with mine / / Just one more time, your…  sign in to read more »

»On Stormy Nights...«

Apr 29, 2009

Wrapped up tight, erotic dreams / a soldier and his beauty queen / With skin of silk / and feather touch / She dances through his stormy love / / He holds her tight / their lips embraced / in passions flare / Their bodies ached / / The stares are deep / and fire born / on stormy nights / This poet longs / / So…  sign in to read more »

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