Whispers in the Dark

Dear Johnny, For so long, all of these words I have for you have been nothing but whispers in the dark.  I lie awake murmuring your name, imagining your fingers clutching mine.  Now, my words float through the world waiting for someone to listen.  It is so freeing to speak these thoughts after so many years of keeping […]

“The Stars”–June 29, 2013

Dear Johnny, I remember talking about your tattoo.  The room was dark and we were tangled together, skin to skin.  I could see the outline of your face, your nose, your eyelashes.  I traced my finger over the picture on your bicep, outlining the pyramid with my touch.  You told me about the “All-Seeing Eye” and how it […]