Tag: Relationships

Love and Longing

Love and Longing

“He said the constellations can fit inside my brown eyes but the slender half moon in my back was the end of it all. He said my beauty was intangible but somehow my small eager hands can manage to grasp the greatness of this world. […]

Love and Longing

Love and Longing

“Moonchild, what embers glow underneath your skin tonight? In your defiant stillness, for who will you release those tight lips? The ocean waves worship you, but what do you care when the sun is always chasing your light instead? You seek solace in your lovers […]

Two of my favorite Bukowski poems

Two of my favorite Bukowski poems

If you have never read Charles Bukowski now is the time to start. He is one of my favorite poets that has inspired me over the years. I continue to discover new poems of his but these two will always hold a special place in […]

Measuring Loneliness

Measuring Loneliness

To imagine that I feel what the mountains and the oceans must feel and yet I am so small in comparison, do you even notice? How am I to exist and thrive in my solitude for centuries to come when I can’t even get through […]

Love and Longing

Love and Longing

“You’re in search of your lighthouse wandering coast to coast. Cliffside to cliffside and fighting against the rippling winds. You don’t know what you love more, the mountains or the sea? Both have left you waiting and wanting for something more. The wild and lonely spirit […]

Love and Longing

Love and Longing

“Somewhere among all this forgetting and longing we’ve become lovers from a distance, undressing one another with just our eyes. So much of our time has passed without the other that I convince myself moving on, is my own right. And yet, my heartstrings repair […]

Pablo Neruda

Pablo Neruda

“Take it all back. Life is boring, except for flowers, sunshine, your perfect legs. A glass of cold water when you are really thirsty. The way bodies fit together. Fresh and young and sweet. Coffee in the morning. These are just moments. I struggle with […]