Sand Heart

The princess was fast asleep; the silence kept watch, the stars kissed her goodnight and the moon cuddled close looming gently in the window, cold breath caressing her cheeks, pink in slumber pale fingers closed over blankets, a soft stream of fabric tousled down her calves bundled around her feet, soft like her heart, impressionable, … Continue reading Sand Heart

The Sailor

He was a sailor moving from town to town, With dark brown eyes and a cheeky grin, He met her, with the fiery red hair on a choppy, unsettled sea, She was small and short with a temper to match.   Neither one would admit they were lost, Or in need of an outstretched hand, … Continue reading The Sailor


For my beloved April Fool You revelled in rebellion, In a swagger, renowned, Infamous, even, You held the golden star of, Trouble, Mayhem and Chaos, Sheriff. Kicking dust in your Angel’s face, Kissing goodwill goodbye, shaking Hands with the devil, And demonic drinks, Laughing within hell, you were Sheriff. - Screams, Shouts, Sighs, Knocking at … Continue reading Sheriff