Gavreel He was fragile, fearful and fatigued. She was calm, cool and comforting. He had always been very good at hiding, She had always been very good at seeking. He was a good man, she […]
Spaces among the stars, Warm beaches near the sun, Save your precious beauty; Cast no light upon my fragile heart. Since my love is here, In a place of darkness, Not our dog days, Nor […]
Mehndi The family arrived, The bridal Mehndi applied, The groom was surprised. She looked so refined, Such an intricate design, The details defined. The henna stained red, Delicate feet, hands, and head… All before she wed.
Dawn crept up and covered her with dewy kisses. Hypnos caressed her pale and perfect skin, Brushing star-dust from her hair with unseen fingers. Night was reluctant to unhand her to the Day, He worshipped […]
He laid there on the smooth cool marble A mortal sacrifice to her desire. Her fingers… whispered their intentions On his skin…worn and weathered. He tried to block the sound of his heartbeat Just to […]
A shadow of himself, nothing more… Left wrecked and ravaged by doubt. Gargoyles of suspicion scaled his spine, Leaving shards of bitterness in their wake. His heart bruised and battered, cold and calloused. He willed […]
He tipped his head back and saw brilliance en masse, Black velvet and diamonds. It made him feel so insignificant and small, A tiny traveler clutching his map of the unknown. Worry, anger, disappointment, and fear […]
Night’s nimble fingers drag the sun over the horizon
Like a predator hoarding its prey out of sight.
The sun, in its helplessness, bleeds the sky.
Romantics bask in its wounds,
Admiring its shades of anguish.
Uninhibited, the full moon bends her face
And recklessly plunges her velvet tongue through the sky,
Bruising the boy… with a kiss.