You said you’d wait

Originally posted on Redamancy Lit:
I’m ready when you are. Grab your jacket and meet me by the entrance to that place we’ve been circling around for ages.  I was held up, caught between, locked down, and pushed aside. But I still have my ticket and you said any time. So here I am, walking…

Fist to Cuffs

Originally posted on Redamancy Lit:
Your deferred claim is experienced indifference. The compensation between our desires is playful perhaps, But when it bites in refusal, I flinch with nowhere to go. You, my great liability, divide this heart into pieces  Every day and spend the hours after mending; making Me throw dice again, with all your words,…

Fair

Originally posted on Redamancy Lit:
The freckles you acquired during our fiery, borrowed summer Are fading in this freezing winter. Our hands are tucked deep Into pockets and not clutching for each other as they did in July. You look thin and tired. Your once cherry cheeks look as though They haven’t felt kisses in…