Dominic’s Duende

His hair was brown and wispy.  It hung to his shoulders with a haphazard charm that she had been drawn to. It did not conform, and that made her smile. In its wild nature, she saw the tameness beneath. He cut a dashing figure with his black corduroy pea coat. It fit him snugly and […]

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Yuan fen Fateful Coincidence

  I met a stranger While standing in line We exchanged small talk And then parted ways The briefest of encounters A missed connection How many times In our lives Have we crossed paths with someone A convergence of chance Would it be a disappointment Better off left alone Or do I welcome the unknown […]

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My Sweet Thief

Your face is worn, with lines I love. You gaze intent, your elegant hands, brush against my skin, and I blush, cast down my eyes. If you looked in them, you would see to my soul. I won’t hand over my heart, only to have it broken, and carelessly cast aside. Would you be so […]

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Impenetrable

    Your silence says it all, it wasn’t what I wanted to hear. I won’t keep waiting for your call, when you make it crystal clear. The rejection hurt like hell, I can still feel the sting. I loved you, I really fell, now there’s no hope eternal to spring. My broken heart must […]

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And Then It Hit Me

  And then it hit me, a touch and a look in your eyes. A spark lit me, I longed for hello’s, dreaded goodbyes                                                                […]

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Scathed

  None of us go unscathed, untouched by hurt and sorrow. In showers of tears I’ve bathed,  falling drops, more tomorrow. Wounds are bleeding, healing seems inconceivable. Immune now to needing, love; no more seems believable. No more, never again, will I allow myself to feel that pain, of what had been. I don’t need […]

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