i see the reflection in your eyes

  I see God in symmetry. I see God in our make-believe. I see God in our grand attempts to make something beautiful before life ends.   I see God in irony, in fragile heirlooms within children’s reach. i see God in our damaged good, but you see God in ways i wish i could….

E. S.

Para la que es fuerte y sabia: May these words be the first To find your ears. The world is brighter than the sun Now that you’re here. Though your eyes will need some time to adjust To the overwhelming light surrounding us, I’ll give you everything I have. I’ll teach you everything I know….

How did we ever get so good?

We’re taking turns At shattering apart. At least we’re taking turns. How did we get so good At dismantling these hearts? How did we ever get so good? We dress our best To receive their sympathy. At our worst, we dress our best? “Time heals all” According to these greeting cards. Oh how we’d rather…

Loved beyond expression…

¿Dónde está, oh muerte, tu aguijón? ¿Dónde, oh sepulcro, tu victoria? Amado mío, duerme en apacible sueño. “Aquí yace un ángel. Amado más allá de toda expresión…”          

it’s happening again

I swear it is true The past isn’t dead It’s alive, it is happening In the back of my head   No future, no past No laws of time Can undo what is happening When I close my eyes And with the stars and the moon I woke up in the night In the same…

Dorian

They won’t know who we are So we both can pretend It’s written on the mountains A line that never ends   As the devil spoke we spilled out on the floor And the pieces broke and the people wanted more And the rugged wheel is turning another round   Dorian, carry on, Will you…

I think I’m in love

Time’s been ticking, hearts are runnin’ Think that Cupid’s up to somethin’ You asked me how I feel, I say nothin’   But lately color seems so bright And the stars light up the night My feet they feel so light I’m ignoring all the signs   I keep on frontin’, Yeah, I stay bluffin’…

Thank you, and have a nice day

You and I, we aren’t too different We have both got stories to tell When it comes down to bare bone I just hope your day goes well Is something wrong? No one’s happy So turn it off, and start it again And understand that times are tough now But I just hope your day…