Succubus

Drifting: I’m wading in an ocean determined to drown me She whispers that I can float while she gently pulls me down *** Dancing: I’m Spinning and gliding upon a bed of frozen water But the strength of the surface is deceptive And waits to break beneath my feet *** Draining: Like a succubus, sheContinue reading “Succubus”

In Dreams

In dreams I dance on a lake sliding upon the ice In life It’s been many years since But the thought of it sure is nice In Dreams I climb tall mountains Reach the summit Throw my hands in the air In life I climb metaphoric peaks Like, How do I get rid of thisContinue reading “In Dreams”

The Tranquil Sea

Standing alone in the tranquil sea I’m awaiting my love’s arrival She’s been travelling for weeks moving away from the sun Yet, Only to journey to its light once more I sit on a moon rock Barely feeling the sharp edges as they cut me deep When she finally arrives I’ll swoop her off herContinue reading “The Tranquil Sea”

Still Travelling, by Annie DuChene

I’ve continued my pathalmost finished with my journeyon the road to the moon at last!Though trials and tribulationsare to come stillI stop, gaze at a moonlit fieldAll feelings of doubt concealed.People tried to get me to returnBack to the land of the sunYet,seeing this viewI knowI’m so close nowOn the road to the moonI canContinue reading “Still Travelling, by Annie DuChene”

Final Rattle

Dark child What sickness awaits beyond your perfect lips? It must be difficult to conceal the darkness that lurks behind your smile. But, Just as hard, is my task to balance these feelings of sorrow with the joy of your touch Deeply wounded I now know what I must do What mission I must completeContinue reading “Final Rattle”