Tagged: romance

at your best, there

at your best, there is
still something
braving
the corners –
a color, a
blossoming,
a word, a new
intrigue
.
20140415:0754
y

beneath our feet, snow

beneath our feet, snow
has melted, but it will take
another heartache

before we stop finding each
other where we’re meant to be
.
20140220:2233
y

whatever i like

there is room to do

the dog upstairs is

we are skilled

we are skilled
in overlooking the
mess that ensues after
the virtuous parting
of the ways
. we would
like to imagine
that for every
method we have
invented to enter
each other, there
is a way to pull
ourselves out
and remain
whole
.
20130317:2112
y

i have disabled the

i have disabled the
power of your most
errant glance, put
away any associations
with which you might
finish me off – the
breathlessness is
also seductive
.
20130316:2333
y

in each other’s

in each other’s
eyes, we have found
another way of
leaning back
to spring
forward. there
are no rules
for the curvature
of interpretation
.
20130311:0805
y

ashtray-blackandwhitebreast-

ashtray-blackandwhitebreast-
cigarettegirlgreen
is the title
of an album lost somewhere
along Interstate 40
when we were running
away from the rest of our
lives. you pulled it from
the trunk of that old Rabbit
which we knew would never
make it any further than
Nashville, but surprised
us instead, rolling into
Albuquerque. i can’t really
say if we escaped in the
end, but being here with
you, with those confident
chords
kicking in, traps
me all over again
.
20130223:1031
y

love unwinds like an

love unwinds like an
ampersand between you and
me, developing

into an en dash – to give
off the appropriate vibe
.
20130219:1828
y