Goodbye…For Now: A Poem

“I’m leaving.” I sat there stunned, As the words shot from your lips, Ripping through my flesh, Like a hollow-point shotgun slug. Exploding on impact, As it penetrates my flesh, Severing my aorta, Collateral damage. I forced a smile, As you spoke of your new adventure. But the words didn’t register, As my vision grewContinue reading “Goodbye…For Now: A Poem”

In Full Bloom: A Poem

Our love is like seedling, Immature but alive. It hasn’t stopped us from feeling, What has been purposed by the Divine.   We are in a precarious state, The Master Gardner keeping us alive. He knows our fate, That we can survive.   But the choice is still yours, Whether we will mature, If ourContinue reading “In Full Bloom: A Poem”