Tag Archives: desire

Rambling in These Streets by Jessica Ni Leacai

How I wish your rambling roguery would lead you lovingly to your destination, That your youth was spent not so solo, as this one man parade of partying pleasure. How oft do I shelter your shadow a greeting of rain … Continue reading

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This Kettle Boileth Over by Jessica Ni Leacai

My emotions, a harness, only they, tie me down, not you, You would not wear them, for fear of honesty observed You hide behind your guise, a cloak, society holds you to, not me, I am not a sound rebutal, … Continue reading

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Ships Sailing and I Stranded in Denial by Jessica Ni Leacai

Would you call comely, to my door, And chant candid truths, should I adore? Would I not sit sturdy, upon thieves’ throne, Or dare me stranded sorrowed, and all alone? Would such naives not welcome, this devil’s child, A maiden … Continue reading

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No Garden Filled My Pains by Jessica Ni Leacai

If windows opened wider to greener gardens, And shutters not stormed in repeated regressions, If kindness called in more pleasant passings, Would I be willed, revered, a chassis charmed? Or would haste not hold my hands so steady, And troublesomed … Continue reading

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A Mother Left These Scars in Her Wake by Jessica Ni Leacai

This exploited effort has left me hallowed and hardened. Yet we know not needfully of what our purpose is proposed. And how dust dances around my feet so frequently All  these sounds surfacing like my metallic notes of memoirs. Their … Continue reading

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Osculations Deprived by Jessica Ni Leacai

Sweetest berries hung rippening on the trees, would they kiss your neck so sweetly as me? Would they caress your shoulders in midnight hours, in a softness slowly silked like folding flowers? With such lips so loved by cupid’s bow, … Continue reading

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Dragging Dead Limbs by Jessica Ni Leacai

My legs eating the cement, how they choked on punctiates, dug, digging pot holes in steps. These feet pulling in gravel, how they dragged your weight, run, running quick sand in veins. Your traction a pulley in me, how my … Continue reading

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