When Waves Turn Minutes to Hours

His shoulders hit the earth With a soft thump Curls sweep across his eyes "I'm checking down. Will you stay by me?" Frenzied fight, finally still At 535 feet The sea cradles her prize "Fitzgerald, we are about 10 miles behind you." Crushing, burning his lungs Pain searing, licking As a million barbed tongues The …

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Like the Stars in the Sky

"I love you." "How much?"  His voice gentle as the moonlight across the pillow. To the moon and back, to the oceans deep.... No. "I love you like the stars in the sky." He traced her collarbone with his fingertip. Above sunny skies Above stormy nights Above mountains high Above temporal delights Always there Always true Always …

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