The fire in her eyes

I remember seeing a picture And thought How beautiful you are. I remember noticing the fire in your eyes. When I met you for the first time I felt knots in my belly Tightness in my balls. I wanted to know you And I was afraid to find out just how related we are. I

12 Days of Xmas: Self-love

My really good WP galpal Sindy, from http://bluebutterfliesandme.wordpress.com, launched a 12 Days of Christmas prompt to celebrate our blogging connections and share our positive images for the coming year. You can read the first posts in the series here: Three Wise Men (http://bluebutterfliesandme.wordpress.com/2013/12/14/three-wise-men/) 12 Days of Christmas: Magic (http://holley4734.wordpress.com/2013/12/15/12-days-of-christmas-magic/) I won’t lie to you, this past year,

Modern manhood: or how the King became the Happy Fool

Once upon a time there was a tree that bore a strange fruit. The fruit that almost looked like the tree but not exactly. It wrapped itself around the tree and slowly started sliding down. As it descended lower and lower, the more ripe it became. Until one day it freed itself from the tree