The Law

Dawn to dusk Dusk to dawn Light to darkness Chill to warmness Leaves grow and flowers blossom They dry and fall and become nutrients It’s a cycle It’s how the world runs Copyright © MW the Mermaid. All rights reserved.

The Twist

Knowing when to hold Knowing when to go The art of timing Be true to your feelings Knowing what to do Knowing who to trust I spin and leap I focus on love Copyright © MW the Mermaid. All rights reserved

The Peel

It’s happening I can’t stop it It’s going I can’t help it The itch all over The undescribable dryness Leave something behind To move forward Lose something important To leap for even more significance Copyright © MW the Mermaid. All rights reserved

The Tea He Made

Part of me He’s leaving with part of me Blood and flesh Sweat and tear Gone To be gone with him The home that once warmed us The tea he made His smile His kind eyes I drew him Pen to paper The way he always calls me His accent, his voice Part of me… Continue reading The Tea He Made