Did Michael Just Call My Name?

here we go again eleven of us stuck in eleven tiny black boxes built by servers and routers, from electrons, silicon and glass the usual yawnfest every damned morning at nine Jim just sits there smiling Dwight keeps interrupting while childish Michael our hapless boss has gathered us here to thrill us by unpacking the … Continue reading Did Michael Just Call My Name?

Reunited

and then, atop a mess of soaked Egyptian cotton, while water trickled from an overturned bedside vase and as if savoring a cool spring after a week lost in the burning Sahara Remy and Anรคis devoured each other playing each other's body like musical instruments him the sax, her the violin their harmonics blending into … Continue reading Reunited

The Kiss

๐Ÿ™‚ To hear this poem, use the player below. ๐Ÿ™‚ The Kiss by Paul Raworth Bennett When you're nearby you spark in me desire A primal urge to have our bodies meet So we might make a lengthy moment sweet Let's join our mouths and set ourselves on fire So let us both draw near … Continue reading The Kiss

The Bard’s Kiss

๐Ÿ™‚ To hear this poem, use the player below. ๐Ÿ™‚ The Bard's Kiss by Paul Raworth Bennett When thou art near thou spark in me desire A primal urge to hasโ€™t our bodies meet And maketh now a lengthy moment sweet Let us join lips, setteth ourselves on fire Alloweth us draw near and close … Continue reading The Bard’s Kiss

The Terrifying Seduction

as I listened to her slender fingersmaking exquisite loveto the ivoriesto the melodyto Rachmaninoffto the audienceto the Universeto the thousand miles between usto my heartand to every atom in my BeingI realized that we mustnever actually meet, for I'dgive myself instantly to hermelt into her minddisappear within her souldazzled by her brillianceincinerated by her beautyand … Continue reading The Terrifying Seduction