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To The One Who Loves Him Next

To the one who loves him next, I hope you treat him kindly. He’s softer than a psalm, and loves very deeply, and blindly. So please don’t take advantage of his vulnerable nature. I’d like to think I taped him back together,…

I didn’t know what I was missing

I got married when i was 20 to a man that by all accounts wasn’t bad, but he wasn’t…

Don’t Let Me Fall In Love With You

I know you read the description. And you expect for me to fall in love with you. That, or you already…

No Strings Attached

You never said I love you For as long as we’ve been together How long has it been now? Not long enough…

I Can’t Believe You’re Mine

It was a glorious, colorful autumn. We’d just left the coffee shop. When we walked by, she had giggled and…

Love

THREE o’clock in the morning. The soft April night is looking in at my windows and caressingly winking at…

Where Lovers Dream

For years I was saying to myself—Just so you will act when you meet him. Just so you will…

A 2013 Love Story

No, I didn’t meet him on the internet. I met him in another life. Or, we met serendipitously at…

AN OCCURRENCE AT OWL CREEK BRIDGE

THE MILLENNIUM FULCRUM EDITION, 1988 A man stood upon a railroad bridge in northern Alabama, looking down into the swift…