30 May, 2016

Warm Like Toast

Buds popped,
the sweet smell
of spring is in the air.
Lover's entwined,
it feels warm like a quilt.

Forest green
leaves swayed,
as a cool breeze blew above.
Sun's ray,
it feels warm like fresh milk.

Rain caresses
gently down my cheeks,
like a fingertip strokes the hand.
Come now,
It feels like warm toast.

Copyright Denise A White

14 May, 2016

Even When (Haikus)

Phone calls in the night
Scare me even when I wake
Ring tones are a must

Train whistle at night
Wakes me in a crazy dream
Even when I have plugs

Even when we cuddle
I break out in a cold sweat
You, my protector

Even when I deep sleep
Even when I know it's not real
Even when my heart stops

02 May, 2016

Come In

Sitting in your car
you brood over
going in,
Your heaving chest tells you,
later, later but,
your head
says go.

I crave your touch.
I wonder if
Little did I realize
that you were
outside my