Delight

Rest comes to me in the form of delight dissolving into my memory Drowning out every other form of consciousness so the lies give into their barrenness And fear does not exist Your smile becomes mine as I’m mesmerized by love I always thought it came from up above but it’s inside, transforming my mind …

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The Reflection: Excerpt from Work in Progress “Deserts”

Hot, stuffy air surrounded him, its familiarity bringing him a strange sort of comfort. Jasper opened his eyes just to make sure everything else about the room was normal. His eyes darted over the dark room, and as he exhaled he let himself sink deeper into the mattress. All was well. Then his eyes landed …

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A Gem

I see An image of your hand as each finger curls around what sits in your palmCovering what it seems is a gem, a precious belonging that must be guardedBeyond any questionBecause there is no doubt in your eyes when you look past the rust and wearThat a beautiful thing sits thereA thing of value beyond …

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