Happiness Is Fragile

Happiness is fragile Effervescent and pale I wanted to keep this precious thing But like a flame, it died and fell. I wandered and wept, Cried and saw That sadness would Embrace me When it seemed None would at all. I swam, then sank In melancholy depths I thought that I had reached the end […]

Laughter

In response to today’s Daily Prompt: http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_prompt/roaring-laughter/ The last time I laughed I very nearly turned blue For I laughed and laughed When they said that I loved you. They cried, “You’re in love” And I nearly cried, too Then and yet again For my purple bird that flew. I refuse let myself be troubled […]