Young Love lies sleeping In May-time of the year, Among the lilies, Lapped in the tender light: White lambs come grazing, White doves come building there: And round about him The May-bushes are white. Soft moss the pillow For oh, a softer cheek; Broad leaves cast shadow Upon the heavy eyes: There […]

My Love

My love is constant without words, words that sometimes leave me, for just a while. When others might think I have forgotten, it does not matter. Through the hours and days, you are with me. You awaken me to the sunrise and carry me to my sleep. Softly you move with me, my heartbeat tied to each breath you […]


“Never has language seemed wondrous to me in another, or how you make me love language. Do we not speak to each other as the stars speak to earth and the earth to the stars? Just that our speech is not silence, not comic silence, but language, the language of human beings.” ~ By Rainer […]

Sonnet 97

How like a winter hath my absence been From thee, the pleasure of the fleeting year! What freezings have I felt, what dark days seen! What old December’s bareness every where! And yet this time removed was summer’s time, The teeming autumn, big with rich increase, Bearing the wanton burden of the prime, Like widow’d […]

Quiet Thoughts

It has been many nights since I have been alone in the blissful silence of the night, my thoughts my only companion.  I sit trying to write the words to you, words I hope will help you understand what is in my heart and words that will bring you the true meaning of what I […]