Tag: separation

Old comforts

has been withdrawn
to leave my altered
place hollowed -
no valued fixtures -
no matter what
is placed within

My cooking practices
are poor -
as you foresaw
a year ago - when you said
I'll still look after you
but I'll be making love
to . . .

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If I could lift your hair

If I could lift your hairwith my good right handfrom behind you to findour long-settled placefor one last loved timewithout this revulsion -

then have you allow meto tour round and down you -to cup your right breastand to pinch to your cryyour ever-hard nippleIf I could . . .

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