Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Albatross - Leaping off the cliff of affection


"There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy." - Jean Anouilh


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Fingers brush through your hair 
your leaving me there, 
Floating on my ocean dream.

Feet run to your kiss
I say farewell to bliss, 
Crashing along the windy cliff.

Eyes transfixed on your stare, 
of you I must beware, 
Chasing me on the rocky edge.

Mind searching for a hint, 
your affection leaves no imprint, 
Leaping off to fall free.

An albatross on a long flight, 
a blind journey with no insight, 
Asking "Where will I land?"


Also published in Broowaha 

Also published in Wingposse, June 2012 


12202011 








2 comments:

  1. wow your good! i love this picture!!

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    1. Thank you for the compliment Miss Karen, my hope is that I will make you smile, laugh, cry, or just make you feel something, anything...that is success for me.

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