Sensation in shadow is this intoxication
breathing in the vapors together
and watching the walls turn to rivers flowing away...
I've thought a lot about the direction my life is going, and have finally made the decision I always knew would one day come.
It was only for a breath that I saw you
Your shadow passed behind some silhouetted appliance and was gone
And the words I meant to say to you sprang out across the chasm
With never an inkling chance that you would ever hear them...
Are you there, at the edge of vision
Just beyond sight, the grass around your body
Bent as a servant to a king
A voice of the river, breath is the rolling sea...
A blanket on the world, thick, oppressive
Stars digging their way through the sky
In an effort to reach the surface below
You say I have you
Here in the dark between our hearts
This moment that will beat on unending
Beneath that whisper meant to give me peace
Yet I see more in your eyes than you know
I know you shape the world between your fingers
Leaving behind beauty encased in sweetwater
Blue fades to black and a sparkle of moonlightHold me close and tell me we made itBreathe eternity and listen to the song of timeWhile home collects new dust that will never be cleared away.Our road ended when it reached the starsBut our journey has not yet begun.Now memory is a racing heartbeatA shudder at… Continue reading The Long Road
We should not be hereBut we’re here togetherCan you feel my heartbeat?Yours strikes out in ripplesBending the still surfaceWith the racing blood in your veinsLittle earthquakes whisper I love youEven though it isn’t trueI cannot feel my fingersLegs, too, lost in the cold darknessSo I huddle closer to youSnatching at traces of warmth already drifting… Continue reading Cold Together