Poetry: Her Choosing

By Monica C. Voskamp   She let his hands Caress her neck Slowly sliding Down.   She let his lips Press soft her neck Slowly sliding Down.   She let his hands Undo her hair Slowly falling Down.   She let his hands Unclasp her dress Slowly falling Down.   She let her walls Always [...]

Poetry: Hold Me Close

By Monica C. Voskamp   Hold me close When the shivers of the past Clutch my throat.   Hold me close As I can't stop the shaking Remembering.   Hold me close And tell me a new message Write into my soul every language That will speak forever The foreign words, Love.   Just hold [...]

Poetry: Like a Hurricane

By Monica C. Voskamp   Don’t hold back Don’t live regrets You can’t rewind time But you can give today  Love the size of a hurricane.   Don’t pause, don’t wait Till you wake up one day And wonder why you didn’t Ever take the chance before. If you hold back too long You just [...]

Poetry: Raindrops

By Monica C. Voskamp   Raindrops upon my soul Both gentle and hard Drops of tears and mistakes Pain joy and regrets.   Raindrops upon my soul Both refreshing and healing While achingly difficult.   The winds blow hard Of storms I didn’t expect But this rain upon my soul Is neither good nor awful. [...]

Poetry: Crystals of Beauty

By Monica C. Voskamp   Love is not selfish Love is not selfish darling Love is a gift A Gift that gives.   Love is not selfish Imprisoned pain is selfish It wants to protect you So badly So desperately That it’s death grip hold Clenches loves life out.   I’m not saying It doesn’t [...]