Lemon Tree

It was a lifetime ago,
Or maybe three,

You kissed me under the lemon tree,

And caressed my hair,

In the beautiful island of Capri,

It was only a moment

That’s lasted for an eternity. Continue reading Lemon Tree


Precocious Precognizant

Precious child, Was always a habitual truth-teller Even when forced to hide Behind disguises Just to keep the peace And the family secrets. She was always precocious, Way ahead of her time, The clocks would chime Two minutes too late for her. She is still tasked with the family history, And their many secrets, It is her birthright, And it does repeat, Her true DNA runs beyond bloodlines, National boundaries Even space and time, “I saw this coming,” Is a favorite phrase. Precocious Precognizant! She speaks the truth, You should listen to her once in awhile. She won’t steer you … Continue reading Precocious Precognizant


The awkward spaces in between Dreams, And conversations. …………………………. The long pauses, The protracted silences, Apparent alienation, Is painful. Not knowing the whole situation, Regardless of precognition And intuition, My gifts can only go so far, Feeling misunderstood And unwelcome, … Continue reading NOTICING

On the Verge to Converge

You are my ultimate truth, And just like Rumi said, forsooth, You are already inside of me. So that is how I know that we will meet Face to fate, Your voice of late Within, and without has been so true, So powerfully just, baby blue, So never say never, This connection is destined to last forever, But if it’s answers you are seeking, please, further illuminate, And my feelings I will continue to demonstrate; I can surely wait, For a change in your living condition, Because I think (?) I know your position, But I know that things can change on a dime, And sadly, … Continue reading On the Verge to Converge