unfulfilled love - unrequited love - love relinquished - life unlived...

we all are gypsies of a sort wandering traveling through this life other lives space and time here there and yon on roads less traveled - this is a written and visual journal of my own travels - imagined and/or real - come along with me - we'll dance among the stars under the sun and over the moon - we'll share our stories of love around the campfire - come along -

poetry from the heart...

POETRY FROM THE HEART - my own words dedicated to all the words left unspoken, the acts left undone - the love unlived unfulfilled -

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Monday, February 15, 2010

the invitation...

your eyes
invite me in
in through the door
opened to but a few
the door kept locked
and chained by
desolation desperation
your eyes
unwrap my soul
baring my own lonely heart
unwinding undoing
the ties placed round it
holding the pieces in place
till your healing comes home

your eyes
undress my body
revealing the wanton
undergarments of
of wasted life
exposing my naked desire
opening the pores
of past and present

your eyes
lay me down
upon your soul’s pallet
too long empty
barren and brittle
waiting longing
for the passion of love
to ignite it once again

your eyes
beseech my own
to warm your cold
colorless frigid heart
wrap it in crimson tides
hold it close
heart to heart
the two made one

your eyes
invite me in


Nevine said...

And wasn't it the Great Bard who said "the eyes are the windows to the soul"? Our eyes say what we sometimes can't find the right words to say... our eyes bare our reality. They either invite... or banish. No words needed...

Lovely, Jenean!



yes, the great great bard who so eloquently said it all about the eyes and the soul - banishing or inviting! thank you so much for coming over, nevine! have a glorious day!

Anonymous said...

Thank you dear friend for stopping by...Lovely words as always...You are truly a poet.x.


oh, gg, your presence here always adds such a touch of glamour! thanks so much for coming by and for the words!