Believe In the Magic, Baby

Crossing the street, weaving through the crowds -- why are all these people here? Oh right, tourists. But why here? Can they all be tourists? Are there that many people living here? Why am I living in a city anyway? Can I relocate to Belize? -- a smile washes over me. I take off my …

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A Spark Is All I Need, Baby

"What do you usually have for breakfast?" Lightly "Eggs, usually" Stroking "When I think of you," he said Her forearm "Medium" Across the table "When the sun rises" So pale "In a bit of coconut oil" Silken "Over the glass surface" Under "Sprinkled with Himalayan salt" His sea-worn "Of the open water" Weight "Often with …

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Is She Feeling

"I'm gonna miss you, baby" He leans back "I'll miss you too" To capture "I'm glad I got to meet you" This red sun "It was serendipitous" Ablaze for them "Does my age bother you" Is she feeling "It's less important" When summer's gone "I have maybe ten years" Long enough "Yes" To the young …

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