Simple and Extraordinary

Paulo Coelho: “Be blessed. The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them” There were flowers In a coffee cup That she would use Again and again While remembering Her friend There was wine And desserts Long talks Belly laughs A special stone Bought from a long ways…

Holding Flowers

She could have tossed the broken pieces away swept up the shards and let it be over and done with But that just wasn’t her kind of way She picked up every piece laid them down then one by one placed them back in best way she could a little bit of super glue a…

Broke Down

She had  brokedown on the wrong side of town and still found the kindness of strangers there She broke down couldn’t help the tears standing by an old man that smelled of English Leather And cherry tobacco His cowboy hat and well-worn boots pushed her to the edge and he didn’t know exactly what to…

Hard Truth

The time had been coming for many months now She knew it would happen sooner or later prepared herself the best she could She’s a master of her art and craft A master of disguise as well She’ll close her eyes and let her hands feel Say all the right things put others at ease…

Wishes

“Don’t wish for anything except this moment. Leave tomorrow alone. Tend to today.” She read those words let out a sigh some would even say she purred As she wished for so many things she wished for beach sand for another chace to be lifted up and carried away feel the sun melt the oil…

Expecting Too Much

. Well. I guess it’s the truth I go about my day and I go about my life Expecting too much when I should have learned  good and well by now that I shouldn’t expect all that much I should not expect my mind to be read or the lights to always shine just right…