Dew soaked blades
To the morning rain
To reveal our bodies
A simmering cocktail
Of raindrops and sweat
Bathing in the petrichor
We reached the summit
Closing my eyes in glory
Bottling the scent deep within
Opening them to find you
Thursday 17th July 2014 11:55 am
You are sunkissed hair
All seaside skin
The tomboy princess
Scraped knees, bruised shins.
A tree climbing angel
My hide and seek belle
All beauty and promise
Like an old wishing well.
Such a natural leader
As you're learning and growing
You shine like a beacon
So head strong and knowing.
Bringing joy in abundance
As I watch you develop...
Wednesday 16th July 2014 11:25 am
There's a part of the brain
Yet to be further explained
A beautiful mystery begging for more
You may think not on things such
But scientists admit to as much
There are links between matter still to explore
songs, smells and memories
Your day had come and gone
In your car, your song on pause
But before you hit play, off the top of your head it flows
Synced to the same note,
Same lyric the Foreman bros wrote
Tuesday 8th July 2014 4:09 pm
Tags: basketball,gym,high school,loss,love,memories,smells,songs,suicide,switchfoot
Now I know what they sing about.
Love songs, break ups, heart aches, make ups.
Every inch now rings true
Now my blue heart is squeezed and strained through the pain
That I might not end up with you
My body in revulsion.
I want to fall, cry, throw up or I may choke
my heart and I've broken it too
But I love you so much and I don't know what to do...
But write bad poetry, d...
Tuesday 8th July 2014 1:22 pm
Two trees bending,
Heads touching brows
Beneath; a pool,
Swilling softly into peaks
Of undulating rhythms.
And save for swaying, nothing moves.
Nothing has to.
Sitting on its dewy banks,
Time dancing on tiptoes,
So as not to disturb the hush
Of sunsets watching silent souls sleeping.
Friday 4th July 2014 1:27 pm
I close my eyes to see you again
I can feel you with every beat of my heart
Can smell you, can taste you
With each breath
My mind takes me back to the start
You had me hook, line and sinker
From the moment we met
As my feet touched your shores for the first
With each passing day, you did blow me away
With your passion, your joy and your thirst
As your culture consumed...
Friday 27th June 2014 9:58 pm
There's a famous quote by Billy Bremner that says,
"Every time Leeds concede a goal,
I feel like I've been stabbed in the heart"
and nothing in existence compares to that one thin...
Wednesday 25th June 2014 11:57 pm
Tags: abuse,alcohol,blyth,love,northumberland,northumbria,poetry,self loathing,unrequited,unrequited love,violence,whitley bay
Wednesday 25th June 2014 11:53 pm
And though I searched, I could not recognise a soul
Well she was blind from compromise
And as she talked, I recognised that time had taken toll
But the bottle was beguiling
She’s satisfied in silence as she sits
And she’s satisfied with silence ‘cause it fits
Oh yeah, it fits
Wednesday 25th June 2014 11:51 pm
A raving, craving, fiending junkie.
Incessantly nodding, affirming yes,
Consistently giving, despite duress. Love turned me into a puppet pauper,
A penniless, lack-luck, begging gawper.
Constantly scrounging, loose change sifter,
Tirelessly searching, dime store drifter. Love turned me into a courtly fool,
A grinning, spinning, ignorant tool.
Monday 23rd June 2014 9:35 am
You make me invoke the liberating pleasure
that radiates on my skin, in unconsummated desires,
as autumn showing lust, with delirium and graciousness...
Will you be able to love me?
Intoxicate me with sex, with nights that uphold me;
there is no greater delight than to sin with the flood of your kisses
and the madness of this moment
I adore to be loved!
I cry fo...
Friday 20th June 2014 2:47 pm
Her heart beats to the rhythm of a broken tune
Unable to soar
Like an unfinished song
She longs to be complete.
Her heart is gold, yet tarnished
Impacted by the years
Of aching thoughts
Begging in her head.
Her heart is fragility at it's finest
Take it in your hands.
Let her fragments be repaired
Only by you.
Thursday 19th June 2014 8:02 pm
Until the sun is bruised and the birds are gone,
I will be here.
So, if you want rid of surrounding eyes
then it's best you break my heart.
A word of warning before you do,
this smile you see now will never be for you,
not one minute more.
It'll be for the faint azure;
for the innocent laugh of my baby nephew
who doesn't know pain like mine -
I pray he never does....
Wednesday 18th June 2014 12:58 am
Don't love me everyday
For the rest of my life
Don't promise me the world
Or make me your wife
I don't need empty words from you
There's no need to exclaim
No want for explanation
No need to rid the blame
When you say that you don't love me
I feel nothing but relief
It resonates inside of me
Confirms my own belief
Unlovable perhaps, it seems
The way it has to...
Tuesday 17th June 2014 8:36 pm
Tags: love,self esteem
As she looks upon the man
Her eyes give her away
And you can see the truth
Of her heart and soul
She loves him, her father
Complete love, innocence
So beautiful and magical
With eyes as bright as the moon
A smile that shines like the sun
Their bond is unbreakable
For her love knows no limits
She will forever be his daughter
Her hero he will be
Sunday 15th June 2014 8:59 pm
Tags: family,Fathers day,love
Wednesday's Child, I kept you
At the length of an arm
I hope I didn't cause you any harm.
Guilt ridden, I look at you now
As brave as a full grown man
But just a child, unflinching
Batting away each challenge
That comes your way.
Wednesday's Child, your spirit
Knows no bounds, full of woe?
I don't think so. No.
Full of resilience and strength
Sunday 15th June 2014 8:39 pm
The Rose opened its heart petal by petal
unfolding its virtues to the naked eye
You opened your heart page by page
unfolding your virtues to my soul
even sealing it with a loving kiss
on that fateful day
It was only to last seven weeks
until your gun was pointed at my head
the double barrel between my eyes
you hated the concept of equality
slavery was ...
Saturday 14th June 2014 1:19 pm
I look into your eye but their not the same colorful vibrant eyes I once knew. After years of being hurt, used, abused and cheated on, you're only a shadow of who you once were. No more do you trust guys, you've given up hope of all that is love and trust you come to me to vent to, to let your tears out. It seems you can't even trust me. I won't ever leave I will show you what real love is if give...
Friday 13th June 2014 10:21 pm
I woke up, I dreamt of you, I dreamt of your lips...
those lips that draw my lips with music
and arise as an immense love song
I felt you; lust is consummated...
it secretly opens on my lips,
nocturnal theater of my dreams
making me speechless when caresses and kisses start
Your lips ...
embrace me, invite me to your bed;
that build up metaphors in my soul;...
Thursday 12th June 2014 1:23 pm
What makes me love you,
in this inexplicable connection
while in you sleep I would kidnap your heart?
For one of your kisses I would die if necessary...
a warm kiss on the thin thread of dawn,
there close to your soul
What makes me love you,
without offering me anything,
just these nights of memories,
leaving your footprints in the most quiet way?
Thursday 12th June 2014 1:17 pm
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I want you now - in a cool woodland glade where a tinkling stream
lends it’s soft percussion to the bird songs that drift through the trees…
I want you now - on the soft shimmering beach where coral sands
make a warm bed for our glowing bodies under the soaring palms…
I want you now - by the campfire, our silhouettes showing outside the tent
while our voices ri...
Monday 9th June 2014 1:54 pm
You have the power to excite me with a smile,
and occupy my mind and heart all the while
this picture I see here and now is pure delight
and I yearn to share your life every day & night...
Can Rosario move to England by some magic deed,
or Spalding fly to Argentina to fulfil our loving need
miracles are never easy for us mere mortals to arrange,
if I woke up in the...
Monday 9th June 2014 1:30 pm
What I've been missing my whole life was something that could not be touched,
only something that could have been felt.
What i've been missing my whole life was that one thing,
and all alone i have been without it.
What i've been missing my whole life was that one thing that could've taken me farther,
can you guess what that one thing is beyond the yonder?
What i've been missing ...
Tuesday 3rd June 2014 5:31 pm
Posters – depicting your attraction
were long ago hollered and rolled up
into human curiosity of loquacity.
Sights and signs remain crystal bright.
The fortune teller sees to that.
How I strip teased round ribboned pole
winding that prize in disguise was the yow
I knew. Then not chosen to be May queen,
I helter skeltered to hate, heal, redeem
tortured by silence amongst the crow...
Saturday 31st May 2014 8:38 am
Tags: love,love poem
If all you told were lies,
I heard only truth.
If manipulative were your motives,
I was putty in your hands.
If you used me for excitement,
I was thrilled for you.
If your emotions were all feigned,
I was your audience, suspended by the fiction.
If love you never felt,
I loved it for you,
And if conscience, you had none,
I was moral for us both.
Do you hid...
Thursday 29th May 2014 1:45 am
Tags: love,Mental Illness
You are the tree that grew inside me
when I swallowed your stone whole.
When I spoon-fed you with silvern words
you rooted in my deep.
Each morning I’m reborn by you
polishing the dawn till it blossoms in pink.
Exchanging moss coated whispers
our rain softened glances trickle between us.
I am grafted to the notches on your spine.
Spiralling together, we reach for the light.
Thursday 29th May 2014 12:04 am
There's a boy
In a house
In a room
Thinking of you.
There's a girl
In a house
In a room
Thinking of you.
There's a boy
There's a girl
They are in the same room.
Wednesday 28th May 2014 9:28 pm
My parents laugh from the other room,
Their happiness makes me sad.
I wonder if they are aware
Of my broken heart
Or if they have ever experienced
An ache like mine.
His face is everywhere:
In a building with a million corridors
I can't ignore,
The feeling of a ghost
Lurking sore in the pathways of my mind
There is nothing to be said or done.
Wednesday 28th May 2014 12:48 am
You are back finally
It's been dull around here
When you said goodbye
It marred my soul
But, let's forget the past
You are here now.
She has broken my hearing
With her high velocity screams
I built a wall.
Now that you are here,
She can't bring it down.
You light my insides
Let go, see me fly;
See me young.
Wednesday 28th May 2014 12:38 am
The photo is the poem, and it is called we can escape. It is about love and adventure.
Friday 25th April 2014 4:09 pm
Tags: adventure,appreciating life,daily poem,free verse,free write,inspiration,love,love poetry,passion,poem,poems,poetry,poets,rhyme,rhyme poetry,wisdom,young love,youth
A CHILDS EYE
Imagine a world of love and laughter
Of fun filled days and freedom till after
The tea time call or the playtime bell
Get back into line or you'll catch some hell
Imagine a world of wildness and wonder, of fun and jest
Of questions and answers and adventurous quest
When time was your own and life was a whim
To walk, to run through grass so long, to swim
Imagine a world ...
Friday 11th April 2014 3:16 pm
Only once all gardens blossom
And all around looks awesome.
That was in the blooming spring,
In the delightful evening,
When my love was singing.
His words were just priceless,
I believed him with lightness,
I thought it was my happiness.
Only once we meet our spring,
Only once our love bells ding,
A sweet breeze in the air sing.
The stars fell...
Wednesday 9th April 2014 3:39 pm
Diamonds & Dirt
Diamonds may be a girl’s best friend
But at the cost my dear, at the cost
Of never boring them, you are their
Entertainment, they are your love.
Diamonds if they could talk would tell
A causatory tale of distance and dirt
You, a perfect diamond, a pure light
In the compressed dirt of their lives.
Diamonds reflect the compression
Which is the brevity of our lives
Sunday 30th March 2014 4:24 pm
If seeing is believing
than I had believed,
on that fine morning
was I so relieved,
to see you and talk
no idea where my ship will dock,
never was I so daring
to come to you in first place,
never was I so stupid
to ever fall for your grace.
But who am I after all
when all the greats couldn't save their fall,
to this pit called love
then how could I be any above.
Pull you had on me
Sunday 23rd March 2014 11:04 am
Tags: love,spirit,Spirit. survive,strength
the black watch in the earth’s high rafters provide
offering new beginnings for old ends
dropping love stones
that I may cast them at your window
cheering me on from their
high tension purlins, filling the gaps
of naked iron halls to swaddle
the shivered, brittle, steel
as if peripatetic coal dust shawls
Friday 21st March 2014 4:14 pm
beats and whirs
arabesque is brittle
she collects his spittle
in bell jars of ancient glass
sealed with valves of brass
storing her tears of hate
in little silvers vials
that power system dials
old joints rust
Thursday 13th March 2014 2:55 pm
Tags: angel of death,artificial intelligence,azrael,love,machinery,mechanical love,steampunk
I was happy and never knew it,
Sad and knew it so well.
Love slipped by but I never noticed,
though love has marked me well.
Winter passed and summer came
yet I was living in the cold.
My lover has turned and passed me by
and outside the world grows old.
Happiness is trapped for me
When love had cast its spell
I was happy and never knew it
Sad and knew...
Monday 24th February 2014 4:25 pm
Murderous daggers of madness shoot from his eyes.
Eyes hollow, dark revenge.
Skin blue, his shape shifting.
Turning into a form I know not who.
I search desperately for any hint of the man I thought I knew so well,
Nothing but a slippery cold creature who has no love to give.
Scurrying back into his black hole, to fester with dark satanic demons.
Howl to the moon
Howl to the sun
Monday 17th February 2014 10:25 pm
you are ticking the subscription of a shotgun smile
the restless reminder, the stranger behind you,
twice barrelled quarantine of lush glories
tar fingered around the ringed copper, broken and unworthy,
smoking in the buttoned up knowledge of hereditary tracts,
winter tracks and the plastic penance of a youthful slaver
“x” shan't mark the spot where we shall bury you
Saturday 15th February 2014 9:14 pm
If you don’t believe in love at first sight
Look at me once more
From another side, on the light.
This you'll surely love and adore.
Larisa Rzhepishevska (Odessa, Ukraine)
February 14th, 2014
Friday 14th February 2014 5:18 pm
Here’s a preview of the front cover for Of Lilith and Anthony. It’s a collection of narrative poetry, a story of possession and sexual obsession told through verse and photography.
I’ve been posting poems from the collection but soon it will be available on amazon as an e-book to begin with. Will keep you posted on when this will happen…
Tuesday 28th January 2014 6:26 pm
Tags: love,love poetry
The Hierophant guards. He guards and feeds from pack of thieves
that are drawn forlorn to his treasures. To rule, to hold, to perfect –
he placates and facilitates pretty carousel that spins flinging their
demons against pillars of law and liberty. A conservative duality of
white knight and coyote - unmoving face of majestic monument that never
falls. He covets the treasure, thieves and car...
Sunday 26th January 2014 10:20 am
Tags: love,love poetry
Life is precious beyond compare
Even though I no longer see you standing there
What couldn’t I help but miss?
Thoughts abound how it’s come to this
Alone and confused
Feeling mentally abused
The twinkle in your eye
That lit up the sky
The smile across your lips
That warmed me to my finger tips
The look you gave to me
That set my he...
Wednesday 15th January 2014 4:55 am
Love has blurned. My heart is no longer paining.
Sitting opposite, I am laughing and joking.
- How are you? – he asked.
- I am fine, thank you.
And how about you?
- I am happy too.
Come on! Let’s drink for our meeting!
- Ok, but just a bit.
- And… Are you married?
- Well, yes. Why not?
- Well, of course. Do you remember? ...
- I do…
- And I remember too.
- Then, it’s oka...
Monday 6th January 2014 6:48 am
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