Ode to Bonnie and Clyde

Take me back to those nightsthose warm summer nights when you were mineI didn’t know it then, but I should have held onfor a love like ours, I’ll never again find We were both so youngso free, innocent and wildI was in love with your spirit, your fire,and the way your eyes crinkle when you…

Waterfall

The rocks sliding under our feetThe smell of sweet summer fills our sensesAnd with water rushing in the distance,We’re both letting down our defenses Your hand is holding mine tightlyPlease don’t let me go, don’t let me fallAs we descend down this steep staircaseYou calm me with your sweet, southern drawl Your words melt me,…

Breathe In, Breathe Out

  Breathe in, Breathe out Be careful, girl, keep your wits about you I know you’re hurting, that’s obvious But you can’t let them see, don’t let them know Breathe in, Breathe out Steady now, keep that smile on your face They’re all expecting the best out of you Keep dancing their dance with all…

Frantic Dance

Sweat on my skin your taste on my lips gasping, grasping for each other your hands grazing my hips this is a dance we’ve done before we know it by heart fitting like puzzle pieces where you end, is where I start graze your teeth along my neck make me shiver in delight be careful,…

I Am Here

When the nights get too cold and you’re feeling all alone Under your blanket, you shiver, Isolation chilling you to the bone Remember that I am here I’ll always keep your demons at bay And taking you in my arms, Together, we can fly far, far away When the moon becomes hollow, When the shadows…

You’re My Favorite Surprise

I could never have foreseen the impact you’d have I could never have known the force with which I’d fall Somehow, you saw through the shields I projected and were the one to break through my many walls I never imagined that love could feel like this I never imagined I’d find someone with a…

Just Be Still

Just be still, my darling Don’t you know that he’s not going anywhere? He won’t leave you alone like the rest of them You can count on him to always be there Just be still, silly girl He means every word he says to you He’ll always be on your side, no matter what No…

Saving Little Girl Blue

  You’re done counting your fingers The number was never right anyway Sadness never suited you, the color was all wrong Little Girl Blue, you knew that hue wouldn’t stay The raindrops were never your friend, my dear No matter how perfectly they fell on your sad lips They didn’t give you the warmth that…

You Are, You Know, You Have, You Will

Everything I never knew I wanted All that I could have asked for I love everything about you, my darling I love everything you are How is it that you know me so well? My secrets, goals, and concerns hidden down below You’ve uncovered and accepted each and every one Every piece of my soul,…

In Your Arms

Envelop me in your arms, my love Hold me tighter to you, closer to you Make my heart stutter and stop, please, and don’t let go of me until the night is through Wrap me in your love, my darling Let me feel how you feel for me in your heart You know this is…

Walk My Way Again

Pass me by Eyes contact and widen Heartbeat quickens, then stops As you say hello and then walk by My world falls down Crashing, smashing into pieces If only you could feel the way I fall I have a crush on you But a crush is what it is It crushes me every time I…

Truths and Shields

Shielding herself from everyone else No one knows the real her except him She doesn’t want people to know what she feels What she hides, what she knows She doesn’t know She doesn’t show Her feelings held deep inside Only he knows the real her He loves her for every flaw she reveals She hopes,…