Disinterested She had an air of quiet intelligence. She sat on her bar stool in the tightest red dress I’d ever seen, her amber eyes on her drink and a cigarette between her fingers. Each puff of smoke was the same as the next, each sip of her vodka exacting. She was good, real good, […]
If one's home was a reflection of one's self, I shouldn't have opened her front door. Unsure if I'd fallen through a portal into a world of trash, I backed away. "Not thirsty?" she asked. Panicking, mostly because she was stunning, I said, "I'll be back with my own cup."
She had the most beautiful smile I’d ever seen. Her thin lips swept from one side of her jaw to the other in a single, elegant curve. Even in the nightclub’s low light, I’d never seen anyone look so happy. She beamed like a Cheshire Cat. Wow! *** I woke the next morning, reached for […]
Lost in a whirlwind of breathless release Unwilling to believe that nerves they had ceased How simply by mouthing just one tiny word The little boy inside, at last, he’d felt heard She’d waved from the bus and said yes to his face And suddenly he was more sure of his place The world seeming calm an enveloping zen The man who […]
There once was a girl called Felicity Who had many boys in synchronicity She said to each lad Do you think that I’m bad Then embroiled her mum in duplicity Shhh!!! It’s based on a true story.
In silence I watched, Wine glass held halfway to my lips. I was struck dumb, defenceless, A marionette with cut strings. I was limp in the presence of an angel. She glided over to the restaurant window Taking a seat beside a vase containing a cerise orchid. The flower tried to turn from her Eclipsed […]