A Love Poem

My toy you are an open door and I see everything you can become I can become we will become together like shoelaces or Velcro or sunshine and ... Read more

Almost a Whisper

Without a word so barely heard meant just for me breathed in my ear my heart is won and so I fall Copyright © 2002 Patricia ... Read more

At First and 1st

"How can a street intersect itself? I must be at the nexus of the universe!" —Kramer, NBC sitcom Seinfeld Here you cross on red with ... Read more

Be My Love

Once I rode a horse wild through fields of green knee-deep in buttercup meadows and fiery woods that came with fall bareback and toes free hair ... Read more

By Firelight

We sit our backs to the fire on chenille cushions in golden warmth legs outstretched and intertwined like our souls from the day we ... Read more

Cloud Nine

I am alone and complete and completely alone here in my room I burn candles and incense and memories with soft music playing or silence I dance ... Read more

Comes the Spring

I wait for spring . . . to fold away the threads of winter in lavender scent windows drawn wide as early dawn spills in through gossamer ... Read more

Coming Up Empty

I don’t know how I’m supposed to feel the experience is new. I suffered through years of acid rain, but never felt this blue. Tears come ... Read more