little bits of this and that

and then the dark
speaks to me
through misty woods
and I 
slip away
7/5/2014
photo taken at Virginia House, Richmond, Virginia

and then the dark

speaks to me

through misty woods

and I 

slip away

7/5/2014

photo taken at Virginia House, Richmond, Virginia

with heart and soul
my lips form words
forever more
until we die
7/5/2014
photo taken at Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia

with heart and soul

my lips form words

forever more

until we die

7/5/2014

photo taken at Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia

even in dreams
darkness moves on the horizon
layers of mystery
casting long shadows
7/5/2014
photo taken along the Colonial Parkway, Virginia

even in dreams

darkness moves on the horizon

layers of mystery

casting long shadows

7/5/2014

photo taken along the Colonial Parkway, Virginia

she’s entered into a dream
and she
realizes that nobody knows her
no one could begin to imagine
what it’s like to be her
7/5/2014
photo taken at Fort Tyron Park, New York

she’s entered into a dream

and she

realizes that nobody knows her

no one could begin to imagine

what it’s like to be her

7/5/2014

photo taken at Fort Tyron Park, New York

as she walks along this empty road
sifting
through the past
with secrets and 
second thoughts
7/5/2014
photo taken in the Florida Keys

as she walks along this empty road

sifting

through the past

with secrets and 

second thoughts

7/5/2014

photo taken in the Florida Keys

we bask in the glory of our day
until evening comes
the dream seems more real than
night and day
7/5/2014
photo taken at Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia

we bask in the glory of our day

until evening comes

the dream seems more real than

night and day

7/5/2014

photo taken at Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia

there were no ghosts
the dead didn’t watch over the living.
she thought of how
she used to hear the beating of wings,
and now
there was only deafening silence.
6/18/2014
photo taken in Central Park, New York City

there were no ghosts

the dead didn’t watch over the living.

she thought of how

she used to hear the beating of wings,

and now

there was only deafening silence.

6/18/2014

photo taken in Central Park, New York City

forgetting all of
the secrets
that she had told him
and the 
promises that would
never be kept
6/18/2014
photo taken at the MET, New York City

forgetting all of

the secrets

that she had told him

and the 

promises that would

never be kept

6/18/2014

photo taken at the MET, New York City

she turned to him
full of hope
but so lonely
she never dared to ask for more
6/18/2014
photo taken in Westover, Va.

she turned to him

full of hope

but so lonely

she never dared to ask for more

6/18/2014

photo taken in Westover, Va.

sometimes secrets just want to
stay secrets.
they don’t want to be unlocked.
6/18/2014
photo taken in Colonial Williamsburg, Va.

sometimes secrets just want to

stay secrets.

they don’t want to be unlocked.

6/18/2014

photo taken in Colonial Williamsburg, Va.

for the first time
he saw her smile
and he
wondered
if no time had passed at all
6/18/14
photo taken at Hillwood Estate, Georgetown, Washington DC

for the first time

he saw her smile

and he

wondered

if no time had passed at all

6/18/14

photo taken at Hillwood Estate, Georgetown, Washington DC

People tell me
Stories
Of
Youthful escapades 
And
A
Sheltering sky

People tell me
Stories
Of
Youthful escapades
And
A
Sheltering sky