Frayed (a poem)

A long day. Only one poem, but an improvement on yesterday… Is there another way to make the spark if the first encounter isn’t enough? Disappointment hovers so near the surface I can hide it, but I know it’s still there even as desire stretches me taut and tendons fray All the turmoil hidden thoughts [...]

National Poetry Writing Month: Day #19 (April 19, 2013)

Today's writing prompt is to write a poem in the form of a personals ad. I'm not really in a space to do that sort of thing, so I ended up taking sort of the opposite approach… In the Interests of Full Disclosure I'm probably not right for you. I tend to think too much, [...]