Warmth

my life was cold

How?

How can I do more? How can I do more for you? I ask myself this daily. I want to do more for you, for us. But, how? I long to provide. I long to do more. I am trying. It kills me how tired you are. How worn out you are. I want to…

A Drunken Kiss

Months later, finding out, hurts. It made me numb. I knew she hit on you. You told me that. She made advances on you. But, she drunkenly kissed you. You just now told me. Months later. I have never felt this territorial rage before. And rage at you for not telling me then. What is…

promise

I promised to love you. Again and again. To love you, to support you. Thick. Thin. I found a friend. A partner. A lover. In you. I am here; I am here. We are one. I swear to love you through it all. We got this. We do.

free

My heart is on the edge. Are you still with me? My hands reach for you. Your face, I can not see. Love, let yourself free. Let me help you fight. I am here to help. Let me help you fight. I want to hold you tight. Are you still with me? I am here.…

Sleep

Now, I lay down to sleep. Even lost to dreams, you pull me in. I bury myself in your embrace. Lost to safety. Warmed by your skin. My overgrown teddy bear, My protector from the wretched night. Now, I lay myself down to rest. Loved, as my dreams take flight.