Because You Love Me

wake me up with breakfast in bed
because you want to feed me

send me roses at work
because you know I love them

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I Don’t Want To Run Away

It feels like this is it
what I’ve been waiting for

I’ve hit the jackpot
but I can’t feel the wins

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I Don’t Belong Here

deafening music,

clicking glasses,

spilling drinks,

faces I don’t recognize

staring right at me

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Picture Perfect

If I could paint a picture
of the life I want,

I’ll choose lots of sunshine
rainbows and butterflies.

I’ll choose lots of laughter
peace and joy.

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Why Do We Say Things We Don’t Mean?

I find myself saying things I don’t mean often not because I wish to lie but more because I have automatic replies I’ve constructed in my head.

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Just For A Little While

I’m going to take a seat
order a drink
and talk to you
just for a little while

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Ifs

Sometimes I wonder

if I’m a burden

if I’m fulfilling a purpose

if I’m barely existing not living

if I shouldn’t have quit that job

or turned down that offer

if I shouldn’t have used those words

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Short Poems About Love – VOL #2

Hi everyone, hope you had a creative week. As promised, I’m back with the second edition of short poems about love. There are five poems in this post, have a look and let me know which one you like/resonates with you most.

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Beautiful

Beautiful;
the adjective,
is used too lightly
and too often
it’s lost it’s essence.

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A Strange World

we live in a strange world
don’t we?

we can like something someone loathes
and also despise something someone adores

we dream about something other people will never wish for
and also reject what other people hope for

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