Maybe I’m not in love, maybe I’m obsessed
When you’re in love, are you supposed to yearn this much?
Do you always become so preoccupied, dying for their touch?
Is love something that can really be this intense,
that you feel in every molecule of your flesh.
Does love make you literally feel your soul aglow?
Does it take you to the highest peaks?
and vanquish from memory the lowest lows?
Continue reading Maybe I’m Not in Love
You grasp the essence of who I am,
unveiling all my layers,
comprehending the subtleties –
the contrasting pieces of my being.
Continue reading Growing in Love
Finally was able to get all of my poetry that was trapped in the world of Myspace! So I will be posting them here one at a time….starting with one of my favorites I had thought may be lost forever!
My love for you is a clear, crisp vision in my head
I don’t know how to articulate into words,
but just so you can grasp its depth, I will make a futile attempt.
Continue reading This Place
Why would we ever love, when every great love suffers great loss?
When we say I do, we’re saying I do through life’s toughest challenges
A promise given on a cheerful and celebratory day,
includes one of us likely holding the hand of the other through disease and death,
through chemo and endless doctor appointments,
memory loss or loss of bodily function,
moments of uncertainty and moments of certain despair. Continue reading The Risk is Worth It