Poem: siren

you threw me over sacrificed my love to the whims of the sea i remember how it looked the world upside down watching the light slowly fade with the memory of what i used to be the darkness becoming more present than my love for myself i remember how it felt to become one with […]

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Poem: The Art Of Manipulation

You took your sweet time Seeing my heart, exploring my mind And I, I was flattered. Mistaking understanding for love, Not seeing why you had made it Your full time job Getting to know every piece of my puzzle; Not knowing Every question you asked Was a document you would file away To open up […]

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Poem: Ocean Eyes

-ocean eyes-   the ocean in your eyes: depth and sadness, love and defeat rivers of my soul, they flow into you. broken through, are the dams of my mind floodwaters rising – darling, I can’t help it everything ends in you.     a. b. martin

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Poem: Moments In The Sky

There exists in time Those beautiful few moments In the sky.   Where the timing is just right… The planets have aligned Those moments just before Day or night consumes.   There is the inhale Of the dawn Where the sun rises to greet The sky who waits in anticipation.   And the great exhale […]

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What Your Friend With Chronic Illness Wishes You Knew.

Wow, we are just a few short days away from Christmas! Can you believe it? This year I’ve really been thinking about and working on peace. In our western culture, everything is so fast paced and rushed, particularly around the holiday season. I’m realizing that more and more, especially because I work in retail! I […]

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Poem: Next Memory.

Fixed on a future that can’t be ours, I’ll listen to my heart like a broken record And you’ll slip into the dusty horizon Where time and desire fade into intangibility… A dreamers love was always doomed. Doomed for heartache, Doomed for failure. You’ll pass out of sight but never Out of memory. I know […]

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Poem: Saturday Morning

Just be. Just be with me. Love me like a Saturday morning… Because what could be more pressing Than your lips against mine Hand in hand Leading me to nothing whatsoever. Look into my eyes Like there’s no where else You’d rather be. There we can get lost As the minutes turn to hours And […]

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rescue

  my dear, you are not his rescue boat remember this, before he shouts “you’re my only hope!” as he climbs aboard and sinks you to the depths also.   a. b. martin

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without you

and I finally stepped out… enveloped by the sun letting him touch my skin as if for the first time. • for once in my life, i know who i am without you and most importantly i know who i’m not without you and i’m not afraid. • see my hands they don’t shake when […]

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Wanderer

  you wandered your world carrying your broken heart in your hands feet carrying you to places you wanted to belong. desperately searching for home within a woman’s arms you’d only ever break her heart as you tried to pile over to her the pieces of your own.   and just like fate your feet […]

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