Unrequited

Well you mumbled that you loved me with all the conviction of a nervous child telling his grandmother that her pea soup was delicious.  But we both know the kid will reach for a glass of water soon as she turns her back to chase the sticky concoction down.   I watched your empty eyes […]

Here’s to Hoping

I feel alive when I’m in your arms. At least I think I will, when I find you. I’ve got these crazy notions stirring around in my brain, things like someone can save me, aside from myself, and that my smile won’t be real so long as I’m alone. I bite my tongue thinking of […]