Faded

Mowing down the lovely roses That I clipped and put in a vase For you The disgust you feel I cannot hold you at blame The demon fires No water will quench How long for my serene Angelic actions to be present Only dirty water drips from my eyes If only I  could meter out…

Fading

Uselessness hit me again Will the madness rear its face My soft, cool demeanor appear Smiles and gentle looks Twice a week it comes Comforting those I love When the storm lays waste to my soul My inner darkness steps forth Around the house a loud thud That all can distinguish Banging away in my…

Missing Reflection

Mirror Like murky water Looking deeply For any resemblance of what was me Dialated eyes Searching for a glimpse of my soul My breath Fogging up this empty pool I used to see a beautifully lost girl Now the image has distorted Am I still standing here Facing the abyss An outline of an older woman…

Appreciate

Appreciate what friendly connections you have. Friendship is the cornerstone of all that is built into a tower of love. Without a strong foundation, all will falter, thus falling on your head. Water the blossoms that reach towards heaven. All beauty trust with an open heart. Reach for the stars that shine down love upon…

Cold Spring

I shiver tonight. Cannot come across a word of my own. I read. I read. Of love, death, despair and days of joys. O, for a glass of Port. Soothe my tangled mind. Unwrap the presents that lie within. Light down upon me, bird of whispering words. ©dedhedpoet

A Thought went up my mind today

A Thought went up my mind today — That I have had before — But did not finish — some way back — I could not fix the Year — Nor where it went — nor why it came The second time to me — Nor definitely, what it was — Have I the Art…