December is the most beautiful time of year. The first flakes of snow. Twinkling lights. For a moment the world tilts, becomes another, quite different, softer. We’re touched by wonder, kissed by hope. If this isn’t magic, what is?
Let’s go Smelling of campfires and salt air Where the beaches are littered With empty bottles of Casa Sauvignon Blanc Let us recite from worn books On a bench of driftwood Follow children to the sea Dip our toes into water Speak wild songs Say anything or nothing Blink at the sun Feed seagulls Toss stones Fall into silence Lean into doorways Wander curio … Read More
It is six a.m.; the quietest time of day It’s when I think of you The light is softer Cinematic and still, encouraging and lovely Coaxing me to chase memories I spent all these years waiting for a hero And even in the most difficult chapters of my life, I believed Someone else should hold the power It is six a.m.; … Read More A Revelation
Pay attention, darling. Pause in the slightest movements of the universe, the subtle nuances, the unexplained happenings that you call, “lose threads.” Like a ball of tangled yarn, these very moments twist and turn, specific to you, alone. Pay attention, darling. Stand brave and alone at the crossroad of life. Stay unflinching on the page. Allow the truth of time to heal you. When … Read More Wonder
Charm me, darling Perchance I forget “Behind every song is an untold story,” he said. With a gentle nudge He whispered, “Come dance.” The notes began from silence And in the still, I fell Drunk on him Time signatures filled the room Apollo cradled Calliope As the music played on Lyrics overtook me Words slipped like honey from my tongue … Read More Charming
Forget gold. Give her love Fleet and fierce Defend her heart Pull the daggers from her back Be a Storm Watcher Give her shelter Brush the snowflakes from her tangled hair Speak words that matter Honest and true Have a heartbeat that quickens at a fingertip’s touch Give her love She is worth your time. ~ Lyrics and Leather