Category Archives: love

Danae

In the morning, golden sunlight cascades into view. A kiss upon my skin that causes me to stretch and shift to catch the soft, heated embrace. I can feel my warm lover caressing my figure, everywhere that my flesh bares … Continue reading

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Dreaming

I don’t just dream in color, I dream in sensations and memories. The smell of a house I visited 25 years ago, as a child, can arrive without warning in a dream where I run through a field. I can … Continue reading

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Love for the Ages

The years pass by punctuated by brief moments of light and lingering losses. Pieces of me pulled apart; petals prey to autumn’s cool winds. And just as I wonder how I can go on, I feel your arm around my … Continue reading

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My Cloudy Skies

The brightest illumination, golden and glowing, rises in me when you are amused. And when you grow frustrated, the clouds cover my skies. How I wish I could wish them away. I mispeak and you flee and my world tears … Continue reading

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Not Jealous

I know the silver wind loves you, I have seen how she caresses your skin, grasping at your clothing, trying to peel it away. I have seen how the rain falls to your cheeks, soft kisses showering upon you to … Continue reading

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The Greatest Gift

The gifts you have given me are many: trinkets purchased with the fruits of your labor; Treasures to grace our shelves. A flower of deepest summer, you present to make me smile, vivid with color and scent of life. But … Continue reading

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The Perfect Chord

Lay back your head, my love, Relax your troubled mind. Let me fill your world with peace, Leave the past behind. Fill the night with pleasure, Sweet, erotic bliss, Movement of both place and time, Suspended with a kiss. Lift … Continue reading

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That Look

That look you give me when we’re not alone; the way your glance caresses me causes my knees to turn to water. Trembling, shivering, my heart aquiver, I sit, my eyes locked on you. The sight of you fills me, … Continue reading

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Fire

With the softest of touch, the quietest of murmurs, it awakens; the fire lights, flame ignites and desire spreads its wings. Your heart thumps so loudly, I can hear its words: “feed me, bait me, kiss me, sate me.” And … Continue reading

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Fireflies

Now sleep the summer roses fair, and rest the lilies white. But waken the delicate fireflies to dance with golden light. Wake with me, my shining love, to watch the silent star fall, a shining furrow left behind as your … Continue reading

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The letter I never gave you when we had decided to “take a break” for an entire month

At the moment I feel my thoughts are much more lucid than they have been for quite a while and perhaps more so than they’ll be tomorrow. Therefore, it seems most reasonable to set them down as they are now … Continue reading

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The Dream

A fragrant sound trails behind as I hold my eyes closed. I can feel the light through my eyelids, yet still I keep them shut. I dreamt of you, a fragile beautiful dream made of silken thread and glass. It … Continue reading

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Dawn’s Kiss

The sun like hope is lifted on golden wings of cloud. Dawn’s brilliant silver threads tying the light of day to our hearts; wrapping the packages in folds of vitality and love and tangling them together with ribbons of shining … Continue reading

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Your Ears

I wonder at your ears. Shell-pink treasures, soft and curved, designed to tempt my lips. Aural delights that betray your secrets with tips tinged in tender flame. I wonder at your ears. How will they taste? Sweet like a berry, … Continue reading

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The Birch Copse

The blue of morn, the velvet of night, the shining of the birch tree bough; everything carries me to you, every sight and scent a raft taking me to your body’s shore. With implacable sweetness, I alight among the abundant … Continue reading

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Breath

I crave your breath, hot moistness upon my skin; silken kiss that is not a kiss. The wind of your heart floats from the heat of your core to rest upon the line of my neck and I shiver. I … Continue reading

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Fire

You are more than love, more than life: The fiery kiss, the heat of fire. You are translucency, chorus of discipline, abundance of flowers. Your mouth, a drop of gold like Sol upon my lips; a dulcet vintage made from … Continue reading

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Love’s Temptation

As a rosebud, yet unsprung, like the sun, your smile warms me, thrills me, lures me to open inciting desire to flourish. Your kisses, soft as rain, so tender caress my skin. Petal by petal unfurling for your sweet lips … Continue reading

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Never and Always

In the dreaming forest, there, from the deep and secret ground through the grey-green giants we roamed. Over the gifts from the earth: immeasurable scents, gold clay, weeds in the grass and twisting roots, magical thorns like swords. Under the … Continue reading

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Garden of Our Night

When you blink, it is as twilight. Your open eyelids herald the return of starlight; shining against the gloaming peach of your skin. Your glittering eyes by lantern-light are but two fragments of cascading stars. I want to kiss the … Continue reading

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