Love is Drinking water from the mouth of Hades. A liquid flaming gold, Scooped from the river of fire itself. ¯ The lava leaves burning scars on my lips, My soul is but melted rock, Indistinguishable. My insides boil, Bubbling red until The heat, no longer contained Erupts. ¯ Molten tears race down my skin,Continue reading “Unquenched”
Dear Special Guy, Congratulations, you have caught my attention. I guess that’s not really difficult to do, but here we are. From the moment you smiled during our first conversation, I knew I wanted to be good friends with you and hopefully something more down the line. Well, we’re down the line now, and I’ve comeContinue reading “Dear Special Guy…”
By Leah Jordan Meahl A tight embrace to melt the edge of loneliness To feel a beating heart—a lullaby desire. The brush of skin, though not my own Full of life, of breath, I cry desire. Asleep, awake, my thoughts are captivated By your face, though blurry, O thy desire. YouContinue reading “Feeding Desire”
By Leah Jordan Meahl The arrow flies Striking perfectly, A poisoned tip of desire Pierces skin, Seeping into blood That pumps life Now strangled. Stuck. In a pit. Face glistens. Hot. Chest constricts. Heavy. The ladder to climb out Has no end.