Tag Archives: AJB

Linea Libra

Your skin is a transmission; a message speaking of days spent at the easel and loves that touched you. A small silhouette sits on the cover of your bookish back. I can read your name in the notches of your … Continue reading

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We’re two blossoms on the same bare and lonesome branch

I tried to write a sestina for you but I didn’t like it; the words I selected had stood grumbling like party guests that didn’t get along. If a transmission is to be sent, it’s easiest to write unencrypted, spelled … Continue reading

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In Spring it is the dawn

I knew when you sat down. It’s strange to think it’s been a year since I landed that first kiss, and a year since you waltzed through my door and confessed you wanted me to be your boyfriend. My hands … Continue reading

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Paintings like prairie fires

Whose hands are these? that cover over other points of light standing on white canvasses. Who makes them green? Who holds the brushes? What colors doe she use? She fills the white spaces on the floor like water fills a … Continue reading

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At least just leave a light on

I’ve been thinking about you, mostly. Your eyes, your lips, your neck, your voice, your hands(!!!), your beautiful, wonderful little body!, your heart… how much I want to sit in bed with you, kiss you… read with you. Read to … Continue reading

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It goes so fast

You are learning to juggle. The trick is to have them all fall in place. You are learning to live. And the same rules apply. I learn so much from you when you learn. I can taste the light touch … Continue reading

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Being what is said you sing

Alli, I’ve struck at this point for weeks as gingerly as can a man with a sword but not a proper sword-arm, and none to be got between here and India anyway, and those to be had sold by that … Continue reading

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