Author Archives: brianroycefaulkner

Celebra-she-un! (from Dec. 20, 2017)

You’ll go to market, And there you’ll buy Ingredients for Noodle-ball pie. Then come you homeward To roll the dough And out in the oven An hour or so. Not all’s romantic, Not sex is all; Sometimes there’s only A … Continue reading

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Caught! (Oct. 23, 2017)

My lover, my lover, my lover, Oh, what you are to me Is more than a man could discover Through all eternity, Though everything he found was pure as gold. With riches piled high In great bank vaults towering He … Continue reading

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Last Night (March 14, 2018)

Two days without you, dear, has not Been all that bad. Know why? Because I am getting so much closer To you as each bare day goes by. (I did not intend to make a rhyme.) Yes, dear, I can … Continue reading

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Definite (July 11, 2018)

My dear, strong, lovely Lady number one, May you sleep like the moon and rise like the sun. There’s nothing strange up in the skies. The stars take brilliance from your eyes. An earthquake is a definite event. When you … Continue reading

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Are We Not Young? (from Oct. 27, 2017)

Are we not young, my luff, loving true, As you love me and l love you? And you might say, “We’re young as we perceive.” I’d answer, “We’re young at heart, l believe.” And when l’m off that aeroplane, And … Continue reading

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For Keeps (from Nov. 16, 2017)

You don’t have to say you love me; I know you do. You don’t have to hug or kiss me; Inside, l know you do. You don’t even have to give me Your hand, that l may touch. The way … Continue reading

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No Chores! (from 27 Aug. 2017)

You reach your hand for one old mop; I reach before, and I say, ” Stop!” You’re out to gather Bingo’s poop; I’m there before you; l’ve got scoop! The dinner dishes—not done yet, But I will suds them, you … Continue reading

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