It was maybe only a moment.Youand I.The sun ignited the honey in your eyesand I held you close.The smell of youflooded my lungs,drowning me,yet I did not want to be saved.In that moment,I knew the struggle of Atlas,of having to carry a worldin your arms. ~lt


I dream of summer stormsraging across fieldsof honey-soaked sage.I dream of cool windsas they whisper through the limbsof knotted pines.I dream of distant shores,golden and warmand the sapphire waters that rush to kiss them.I dream of a wild womanwith eyes like summer storms,the laugh of cool windsand the embrace of golden shores.I dream of youand […]

Alternate Timelines

I wonder what waking up to you would be like.To see you sleeping there,your wild hair spilling over your pillowlike a waterfall of freshly pressed coffee.To see the sun pouring in,lighting up your freckleslike stars in the heavens above.To hear you breathe,a soft wind through the oaks,as you dream your lovely little dreams.I may not […]


I will always have a particular fondnessfor Autumnbecause it was thenbetween the falling of the amber leavesand the ruby soaked sunsetsdid I fall effortlesslyfor you. ~lt

To Love a Girl Revisited

Take her hand and your lace your fingers through hers,hold it tight.Take the small of her back in the other and cup it gently.Feel her hand upon your shoulderNow sway, softly.Give her a small twirl.There is a certain magic about her,isn’t there?She’s close now,her breath like whiskey on your lips.Look into her eyes and linger;you’ve […]

Umbral Hour

Some nightsI lay awakeand my lips yearnto drink deeply from yours. Other nightsI lay awakeand my fingers long to tracethe freckles that dot your skinlike stars in the night sky. But every nightI lay awakeand my heart achesto hold you in my armsand feel the thunderof your heartin the hopes that I might finally rest. […]


“Why me?” I have sat atop peaks of mountainsand rested on the roots of towering trees.I have drank from cool riversand laid on golden ocean shores.Yet,none of them have tamedand soothedmy wandering heartas effortlessly as you. You are a peace I feel led to. ~lt


It was there in that roomthat I discovered I was wrong.That I did not need to search the stars for God,to explore the highest peaksor chart the abyssal depthsfor proof.That God,in all of His glory,could be found in the honey-touched eyesof a woman who had to be strongfor a little too long. ~lt