Dating + Relationships

The Care and Feeding of Mr. Right

This entry is part 12 of 12 in the series: January Flashback Originally Published November 2014 Okay let’s face it, we’ve all been sold...

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My Misunderstood Vagina

This entry is part 5 of 12 in the series: January Flashback January Flashback- Originally published January 2015 This is the story of how...

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Why You Should Love Your Big Butt

This entry is part 4 of 12 in the series: January Flashback January Flashback- Originally published January 2015 The other day I found...

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January Flashback: The Bone Keeper

This entry is part 7 of 12 in the series: January Flashback January Flashback: Originally published on FC, August 2016 I have cleaned my...

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January Flashback: Craigslist, Sex, and One Woman’s Intuition

This entry is part 8 of 12 in the series: January Flashback January Flashback: Originally published on FC, July 2014 No one is ever ready...

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Presence in Absence

You are an omnipresent cold embrace, that keeps me shivering through the empty nights. You are the dawn of day and the moon, that blinds me...

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On Chapin Street

We sat bare assed and wetting our hunger condensing. In a cloud of Jack Daniels you dealt a final round. Drawing each card slowly from the...

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The Little Squish

I used to love steak. It was a defining personality trait. I was known for my love of slightly still mooing dead cow. I could have had it...

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Bi-Polar Love

We had a chaotic reverie. We united as a weary Autumn storm pissing on rusty love. The times you filmed me drooling my savior complex. The...

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Sex with Strangers

It was a dare, oh yes it was I was young crazy and in lust. You were dangerous. The right kind of madness had arrived just in time. We were...

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[v.5]

give me the gun, my love this is no dance, no punchline blue smoke coiling like hollow wire above the spruce crowns, glittered with the...

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A Thousand Suns

I would have endured a thousand suns bursting the tip of my tongue for speaking the dirty words you wanted to hear. But your blame is...

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Hello, Lover

She’s there, standing right there in front of him And the two steps forward separating their paths seem less heavy And less likely to...

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Step Nine

How shrewd of him to corner her at work since there was no door to slam in his face; she shared a space with four other women, but how...

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I Dreamed of You Last Night

You found your way into my dreams again You are never unwanted You are such a welcomed change from nightmares that haunt me over and over...

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The Heart Never Grows Old

What is it with age? When we’re very young all we want to do is grow old in a hurry, then when we’re teenagers we act like toddlers. As...

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I Am A Woman

Don’t tell me I am too emotional to handle. Don’t tell me you love me just because you love my love handles. Actually, don’t ever...

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Without You By My Side

I look for you in the hidden dustiest corners of a colorless life. And when I don’t find you there, I die a little more; one breath, one...

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Day 42: Various Positions

For Leonard I’ve seen this room, and I’ve walked this floor. You know, I used to live alone before I knew you. The ceilings in my...

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love. (lost?)

i remember you. when first we met i, barely more than a child you, already touched by war. two different worlds converging. you overcame my...

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Clearing the Air in the Friend Zone

He was Romanian, and I was smitten. A junior. Joint majoring in Linguistics and Psychology, Valentin was anything but ordinary. Quiet and...

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Under the Sycamore

I carved my place in this world, into the bark of a beautiful old sycamore tree long before I cut my teeth on the boys who would bend her...

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These Are the Times

these are the times when I love you the most when the darkness arrives and the sun seemingly disappears you shine with a precious...

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Living with “Wild” Gratitude during the Holiday Season and Beyond

It’s the beginning of the holiday season, and for many people, it is often a mixed bag of emotions. It is a time when we are keenly aware...

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Seductress of Sin

A heretic grin interlaced with longing. Ferocious need danced behind barren eyes. Her poise. Thunder clouds and electricity, lead me to...

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What Do I Do

He’s just for now to take up time and when we kiss I can’t close my eyes when he holds me it’s not like you do oh how I miss...

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