Category: Talking Poems

Clouds and Spirit Wind – A Poem

My mind is full of clouds and my spirit is the wind. The clouds are shaped like you. I can see the outline of your chin, the strong set of your jaw, it’s disapproving frown seeming to mock me as it did so many… Continue Reading “Clouds and Spirit Wind – A Poem”

Dance Across the Page – A Poem

In the dream, I’m talking about my writing, about the novel I’m working on, the poems that I’m writing, the short stories I’m bringing to life. I see myself in the dream and my face looks so lively, animated. I happen to look down… Continue Reading “Dance Across the Page – A Poem”

You Are the Gift – A Poem

There was a box sitting on the table. It was an ordinary kind of box, beige and plain, but there were markings on the side, as if if had travelled all over the world. I looked at the box. “What’s inside?” You smiled at… Continue Reading “You Are the Gift – A Poem”

Two Halves, One Heart – A Poem

There is a legend that says, once upon a time, we were two people that shared a body. Two heads, two hearts. The Gods got angry and split us into two, forever separate, the soul grieving for the lost part of themselves. Most of… Continue Reading “Two Halves, One Heart – A Poem”

An Ode to a Home – A Poem

When I moved here, it was really an awakening. I stepped out of the darkness of the basement apartment, with small windows and a view of the alleyway. It was small enough that I could stand in my living room and, with arms outstretched,… Continue Reading “An Ode to a Home – A Poem”

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