The Match

I always want to love you. Will you match that? I can't promise a lifetime, only every day of my life. I always want to kiss you. Will you match that? Soft and slow, long and hard, stopping only to inhale. I always want to hold you. Will you match that? I dream of being … Continue reading The Match

Red Ribbons – Diane Corriette

Red ribbons float away. Reminders of my youth The ashes from my wasted time spread before me like broken glass Drunken roads leave treadmarks as they rise to hit my swollen head In your eyes I have failed again The bottle. Evidence of my dearest friend Sore heads argue for refrain but the pain's too … Continue reading Red Ribbons – Diane Corriette

I set myself free

Life. So great for some. So hard for others. Frustrations of wanting what hasn't happened Anger at waiting for what isn't coming We believe we need more That belief keeps us stuck Complaining about what is Wanting what should be Should life be this miserable? Is it meant to be such a struggle? Our self-imposed … Continue reading I set myself free