Archive for October, 2013

The tears form slowly in steady droplets

Chilling as they make their way down

Her soft milky cheeks

Forming icicles

Shattering upon impact

With the earth


Winter approaches more quickly

On the winds of Autumn

The leaves whispering of impending


The crisp air biting at her exposed soul


Why can’t she take control

And decide for herself

When the seasons change

Instead of foundering at his

Deceptive mercy?


How is it truly love

When only one

Gets the best of both seasons

And the other is left standing

Alone at the crossroads?


She knows what must be done

And it will take every fiber of her being

When the time is right

She will speak for herself





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Glass House

She gazes around her glass house
Smiling at the memories
Yet you can see that it doesn’t quite reach her eyes
Instead there is sadness

The pages of letters keep arriving
But will soon collect dust
The bouquet of roses has already begun to wilt
Leaves dried
Petals fallen
His side of the bed holds the impression of his body
But it will soon grow cold

The crack in the floor of her glass house appeared weeks ago
Steadily growing and lengthening
Traveling across the room
Mirroring the steady breaking of her heart

Is she a fool for refusing to leave
While her glass house shatters?



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I want time to stop

Because with each passing day

Your leaving looms near





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