Spontaneous Erection

It was my first spontaneous erection in a while. I had been following her for a long time before I turned to see her coming up behind me. I watched the long early-morning shadow of her bike creeping up the sidewalk, getting closer all the time. She stopped alongside me and, putting one leg onContinue reading “Spontaneous Erection”

Like Footsteps and Glances

  Voices float, cross, melt, fade, and dissolvelike footsteps and glances Recognition sparks, jabs, irritates, and overwhelms like hunger and desire Breezes whisper, cling, insinuate, and ruffle like memory and forgetting Shadows fall, stretch, deepen, bite, and swallowlike animalsand passion Light imposes, hints, confronts, argues, and conquers like birth and death Time creeps, crawls, flies,Continue reading “Like Footsteps and Glances”

The Cold Light of Day

Photo by jchanders Usually, in the cold light of day Thoughts of you fade away.Today they stayed. I’m not sure if that’s a good thing or notI’ve seen it both waysIt’s just something to live with now, like mortality. I went to the park today.You know the place.I closed my eyes for a long time letContinue reading “The Cold Light of Day”