Border Line

I used to wonder About living and dying – I think the difference lies Between tears and crying. I used to wonder About here and there – I think the distance Is nowhere. – Langston Hughes

two live wires

It isn’t nice to be naked. Two live wires, hot, exposed, to dangerous to touch together under the night sky. Dark, unyielding, no moon to light the way toward salvation and bliss. A kiss delivered on velvet lips awaiting the morning dew to deliver parched lips from a thousand nights of thirst. Process notes: I wrote this piece after reading …