who am i

Be gentle people, it has been two months since I attempted to write poetry. There is plenty of rust.

who am i

who are you
her reflection sighs
fogging the mirror
before I can steal a kiss

who am I
the mist dissipates
revealing a garden forgotten
a mirror image of me
two flowers of dark love
sowed in solitude

I soil my face with jasmines
her scent whispers to me
you are my soul
I am the air that you breathe

483 thoughts on “who am i

  1. WOW! And…ok. If that’s rusty, I’m an elephant on ice skates! Seriously….crazy romantic and beautiful….and Your line, “I soil my face with jasmines”, is off-the-charts beautiful!!! Cheers and…..HE’S BACCCCCKKKK!!! πŸ€—β€οΈπŸ˜Š


    1. You have me laughing here. Thank you for your generous words.

      a man soiling his face with jasines to remember her.
      I think that is a beautiful gesture and a sign of profound love and desire.
      Thank you for mentioning that line. It made me so happy that you did.

      Stay blessed and inspired. The world needs more ladies like you. ❀️

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  2. Love the first stanza and the last line the most. I’d say, “Way to dust off the rust!” Sorry to read about your complications and the need for further surgery, especially during all this crazy ‘c’ time and in Florida! Take care Drew, you’re in my thoughts and prayers. xx

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