Tags » D. James

late afternoon nap

I dream that I am awake
talking to you

when I wake
alone
see the dormant
phone

it’s as if falling
from a great height… 23 more words

Poetry

true love tales #5

sometimes it is silent
and sometimes it is loud

sometimes we think it
needs attention

sometimes we want
more

sometimes we give it
and sometimes we take… 10 more words

Poetry

how do you do that?

this thing
that runs through my heart
like a freight train

knocks me down
and lifts me up
at the same time

brings me joy… 47 more words

Poetry

until the dawn

it is the nights
that are most difficult

waiting
wanting

for the morning
that brings your voice

it is the nights
that are long

sleepless… 35 more words

Poetry

just once I'd like to find what I came here for...

forgetting that thing
I was going to check

wandering around the web
lost in its tangential branches

late night
grows later
as internet minutes
never correspond to clock time… 12 more words

Poetry

Up All Night Waiting For Something That Never Comes

it’s not that I can’t sleep
it’s that I don’t want to

an old habit
one that’s returned
with age

like a child
overtired
afraid I might… 50 more words

Poetry