Poem: Unrequited (haiku in 9 variations)

1) It feels like high school When I was a super fool Unrequited crush 2) Why does a crush hurt? Disappointment feels like loss Though it’s not real love 3) Imaginary Dreaming a future never Hope wasted pretend. 4) Peered eyes to my eyes Said I want to be just friends Nothing more again. 5)…

Poem: Regret

Your stories shatter under grace Why were you so obtuse? Prone to abuse Up and in things and rings of magic Do you think Under this God forsaken rose A most spectacular Would flower?  

Poem: breakup before it starts : haiku in 3 variations

1) My heart’s little hurts already stark following dim ghosts cloaked in moon 2) Disclose the sudden tiny world will never bloom Break the bowl apart 3) Hello Goodbye lark a sad finish at the start Bandage it with Art.

Poem: Because of Love

  I was angry with you, Even though you’re dying, Angry because you’ve stopped trying to live. I was angry before I knew You are dying So am I slowly, mysteriously who knows when I can’t hug my child again. He’s what keeps me in this sad world. He’s what makes me want to live….