Like Hemingway

She lies peacefully, an epitome of serenity in a cloudy puff of white mattresses. Her even breathing emanates like a rhythm, of a long lost song of intimate benediction, of a gaily song of love. The sound of silence falls over the room, like a shroud. I just lie there gazing at her silhouette rise…

Missing

I wake up in a daze. My eyes slowly adjust to the dark bedroom. I instinctively reach for my cell phone and activate it. 02:22 AM. Sleep is hard to come by. I look to my right. She sleeps there in silence. A serenity about her as she inhales and exhales, her chest rising and…

Heaven

“Once in your life you find someone Who will turn your world around Bring you up when you’re feeling down” – Heaven, Bryan Adams (Reckless, 1984) It’s overcast. It may rain any moment now. I hate the rain; no, I loathe it. Standing on the sidewalk I gingerly look up at the sky. Yes, It’s…