Tag Archives: Anniversary poem

Summer Garden Cycle

Sudden July blooms In every-color Summer The envious breeze Takes on its colors as scents Fading down and up daylong. Air is heavy now Carrying birdsong and light Promising moonlight Hours before the sun sets In its bath of pink … Continue reading

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Good Morning Sonnet for Aging Lovers

My young, lithe years are all behind me now (If they were ever as I now recall!), I stumble downstairs on these aching feet, Grasp handrails to get down without a fall, With hair and eyes akimbo, find you there … Continue reading

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Anniversary Sonnet 2015

We used to dance around the phallic pole To celebrate the lovely first of May When with the Earth we started a new year With hot hands and soft lips both night and day. “We might just use it up!” … Continue reading

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Anniversary Poem

As our next anniversary approaches, I am emboldened by a friend here to share this one from my psuedonymous book of erotic poems: On that first night, you knelt beside my bed As at an altar in the soft, low … Continue reading

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Anniversary Tanka

Tentative sunlight Stretches fingers across snow Wonders, Is it time? As, twenty-six years ago You and I began to shine.

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Another Anniversary Poem

That night you first unfurled me Like molten light flowing Enrobing us both In richness In fluidity In wonder I knew you suddenly whole Like the earth knows rain Enlivening us both By sense By language By heart You laid … Continue reading

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Not Getting What I Deserve

For all the wrongs that I have done, I’m sentenced twenty-five to life. This very month, a happy May, I’ve twenty-five years been the wife Of a most loving, happy man Whose every kiss is mine alone, Whose careful, gentle, … Continue reading

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Words, words, words…an early anniversary poem

Silver years dance dustily, Remind me of my task To sing your praises lustily To do whate’ever you ask. Please call up and demand of me Whatever you require! I’ll happily fall on one knee To blow upon your fire. … Continue reading

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