Bond and Free

Love has earth to which she clings With hills and circling arms about— Wall within wall to shut fear out. But Thought has need of no such ... Read more

Fire and Ice

Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice. From what I've tasted of desire I hold with those who favor fire. But if it had to ... Read more

At the Pier

What hidden treasures have we yet to hunt down as we travel hand-in-hand through this lakeshore town Ice cream parlors from times long ago long ... Read more

Carousel Dreams

Walking on past the crisp winter beach Ahead loomed a building well within reach Old not deserted with hints of Huck Finn We wondered what ... Read more

Moonlight Encounters

We live in two worlds, Some would say, not far apart Each star shining brightly in the sky above As evening approaches with her cerulean hues Our ... Read more

Meeting and Passing

As I went down the hill along the wall There was a gate I had leaned at for the view And had just turned from when I first saw you As you came up ... Read more

To Earthward

Love at the lips was touch As sweet as I could bear; And once that seemed too much; I lived on air That crossed me from sweet things, The flow ... Read more

I know I am but summer to your heart

I know I am but summer to your heart, And not the full four seasons of the year; And you must welcome from another part Such noble moods as are not ... Read more