Layers Too Late - 1

You owed me nothing In your eyes You owed me nothing You thought You owed me nothing  Your words said—while Your heart noticed You lying    2013: dftc

Her Road Most Taken

Decorating Her palate   With Flavors Unknown   Would you try Crocodile eyes   Yes— If someone I trusted  Suggested   Why not   Life is about the Adventure, not just the Venture   Down This...

Pointy Pink Heels—Funky Black Tights

It was a cold start To a warm afternoon Dressed up  With plenty  Of places to go   As she's sitting In hopes  Of unsnagged  stockings   He approaches Without one  Kind gesture  In and around her direction  ...

Movies stay with me for Days

Some of them. Tonight I saw the movie Rush, the Ron Howard film based on the true story of Formula 1 driver Nikki Lauda's fiery crash. This depiction was realistic enough that it will stay with me—and I will likely go see it again. Nothing turns...

Another Love to Love

  So she's not leaving this life  Without another love to love  She's got too much love In her not to   I know She's got another love to love   I've see her love Before   I know she's got another love to love  at...

The right love will come around

The right love will come around And you will know it   You will know it because    It will feel like the wet cool grass in the evening after a hot humid day When nothing went right— your brain throbbing against your skull frame ...

It's Friday–what do we do

We do with what we can Because that's all we've got   I think about strength About the unfathomable  Strength that kept you here As long as you could stay   And then you had to go   So strong you were to stay as long as...

Belated Sexy Tender Tuesday - Part One

  Tender are her words Careful are her thoughts Blatantly she devises  To be good to herself   Dressed up for one thing Now looking for two thing   She chooses a New Thing   Arriving at New thing She tosses her...

It's Friday—I'm in Love { ? }

I won't sit down with you If you can't feed me   You won't be seen  with me  unless I need you     Your pleasures  Your softness  Must revel With mine   Your insides And frequency Must meld unto mine  ...

The dull quiet Beatings

When you feel this bad Ain't nothing that will make you feel good — Besides A good dose  of you   When I feel this bad Ain't nothing that will make me feel good — Besides a good dose  of me   And some music   To...

Counting Her Blessings

So she held him In her arms    Kissed his forehead   Held him close    Held him dear— But never not once Ever accountable   Yes once she felt safe she Held him But never accountable   Why would that...