Tag Archive 'love'

Apr 10 2012

HOUSEHOLD SAINT (another short,short story)

HOUSEHOLD SAINT On her birthday, we lit a candle and placed the cup of coffee near her photograph. It was one of her last requests: “Do I smell coffee?” and “Where’s Isaac?” before he knelt in front of her at eye level. And she’d said, “I want to go quick.” …Then, left. Madeleine Sklar© 2012

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Apr 06 2012

LOVE BUG

LOVE BUG Every time she had sex, the relationship always ended the same way. Never before had she given any thought as to the meaning of life. But this time, nibbling on his head before she carefully laid her eggs along the length of his lifeless body, she began to wonder. Madeleine Sklar© 2012

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Mar 13 2012

RECOVERING FROM A BROKEN HEART

Published by under Thoughts About Our World

The first time my marriage to Bob ended was the day he told me it was over. We’d been happily married barely three years when we were befriended by Russ and Joan who decided to make us their acolytes. Sadly, my poor husband fell under the spell of their version of the ultimate truth. Unfortunately […]

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Feb 28 2012

THAT BE TWAIN BE ONE

Published by under Thoughts About Our World

THAT BE TWAIN BE ONE Peace spins its honey gold cocoon…. Round our jagged weapon words…. Of offense…. Defense…. In its soothing cradle we embrace…. Beyond sex…. Beyond self…. Until the tight-dark nightmare fist…. Relaxes open…. The rose shares its fragrance like a song…. And we can dance…. Beyond red heart-shaped boxes…. Dance down all […]

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Feb 09 2012

LOVE IS A CHOICE

Love is not only an emotion. It’s not merely a warm fuzzy feeling of goodness you fall into, as much of our popular culture would have us believe. It isn’t a lake or even an armchair we can move where ever we want, even abuse yet still relax into. Love is not a noun, a […]

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Feb 09 2012

MARRiAGE

Love… A rose… An offering and receiving… A free fall… A leap of faith… With strings attached… A garden… A feast… An egg… An onion… Milk of human kindness… Passion and… Compassion… An endangered species… A design for living… An Art.

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