Monthly Archives: July 2018

Saturday Night Fever (18, Nov. 2017)

I’m so happy, happy, happy that I love you, And I’m glad, I’m glad, I’m glad you love me, too! When you’re laughing, laughing, laughing I could hug you, And when you “heart” me I do fall more fast for … Continue reading

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Winter Love (Nov. 29, 2017)

You’re outside, walking in the cold still air; A warm fur coat is on you, but your head is bare. It’s almost freezing, but your hands are free— You like to feel the cold and its calm mystery. The sky … Continue reading

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For What? (New)

Quietly in front of me you set the eggs. My kiss on your cheek is just as quiet. Quietly and surely you bring my coffee. I see two quiet stars—your eyes. They twinkle. I see a soft cloud of dark … Continue reading

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Oh, Mama (March 7, 2018)

Oh, mama started me off right, Sent me schoolward to the light. The shining books I learned to read, Their glowing poems became my need. Oh, mama, mama, you did well, Gave me a pathway out of Hell, Road toward … Continue reading

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All Hands On Deck! (From Oct. 14, 2017)

My dear, l live your light, It thrills me day and night. It dizzies me And sizzles me Till l am fried and tight. Then must l travel far through space To hold you, darling, face to face. I love … Continue reading

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Sixty-Three (12 July, 2017)

Clarinda at nineteen; I knew you right away. Just shows when you’re a smart shy Queen Your spirit’s beauty glows. It glows, and so retains That high intelligence That’s all my joy to gain. For gain I do, my sweet … Continue reading

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Perfect Landlady (Jan. 13 2017)

O Landlady, Landlady, Landlady true, I want a Landlady, could she be you? You’ll make me my dinner and set it out fine. I’ll give you a compliment: Perfect design. And then you will smile, your eyes wink and flirt; … Continue reading

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