Tahoe

Summer tan skin… laughing in the sun, catching up again, wearing easy smiles bright as that brilliant sky and cozy as favorite faded...

It Starts Simple

simple glance, simple night…. simple tunes, starry eyes, simple smile under the lights simple smile over an ice cream fight a simple ,...

Down That Southern Way

I stil daydream of you, we'd travel down to Ponchatrain put our feet in the water and smell the rain.... those long light days golden...

Changing colors

Day is changing colors now rose above, and mist and blue between is settled in peaceful in the gloaming... lights come on, and dogs come...

Put away my swords and guns

Packed up all the rifles You showed me where the wounds were... the bloodstains and the rivals Like your pain was worse, babe, from me...

In Good Keeping

with a gentle heart in good keeping beauty arrives when boldest can show softness yet lose not strength nor character but find...

frayed

The ends of me are stretched too thin from reaching... I'm pale from wanting and weak from waiting too long.... dance shoes in hand , my...

as girls

As girls we’re told so often - it’s no big deal... did it really happen.... but he only... That we brush it off, bury it away.... forget...

little gifts

Giving the little gifts of praise and lifting you up Knowing you give me nothing back Is a hollow slicing ache With each offering But I...

the ache remains

Standing here in the wine aisle Feeling emotions well up And writing them down in a hurry Lest they flurry and fly away Flit out of my...