Tag Archive | relationships

Marriage – A Cinquain Poem for My Spouse

Marriage Lovely Struggle Giving, Trusting, Sharing Self Sacrificed for Another Complete

Forever Acrostic Poem – Happy Valentines Day

Forever F inding another spirit whose hand when placed in your own fits perfectly O nly happens in the lives of the lucky hopeful seekers hoping to find R oaming the world seeking that rumored missing piece of their own heart E arnest in their belief that once found they will be entwined in completeness V irtually every emotion, sense, […]

Tis Naught But Tattered Cloth

Such an over-worn tattered cloth, edges frayed, many miles hard traveled stretched and straining to carry its burdens, keeping safe and protected precious things small rips and yellowed with stains it is weary, yet refuses to be unraveled .   Such an over-used tattered cloth, silent companion, doing its job as expected unfailing and uncomplaining […]

Always, Once, No more

                                Always a part of my world, Gentle wordless creatures, of fur or feathers Unconditional and loving, ever present and near Seeking only a little affection or food, and in return, Giving more than human ever could give. Always a […]

Naught without You

And what about you, do you bear a share? Question yourself… What could you do, To be the game changer, to help another. What have you done, To lend to the problem, to make it worse. What was your part, To contribute to sorrow, to add into happiness. What have you given, To ease a […]

Stalemate

A chess game and I am naught but rook …..without an evasive move to take Many other games over which to look …..yet no prevailing move to make A chess game played over so many years …..never having ended holding check Many pieces captured given through tears …..many battles waged leaving me weak A chess […]

Disappear

portrait painted with pigments permanent pencil lines placed precisely hardly perceptible under paint proof of persons once powerful presence posed and poignant pity how pigment fades, powder upon parchment, passing away. sketch scratched with shaky uneven stroke slicing slashes of charcoal scrawled on sullen surface showing strength and serenity through struggle and strife sad how […]