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: Soul Caressing

By Monica C. Voskamp   Come caress my soul With your kindness I yearn to feel tenderness Enter the labyrinth who I am, My soul.   Come caress my soul With loyalty and truth I lean into hands of strength Softly stroking me o’er Healing, refreshing Me.   Intertwined and mingling Heat of endless love [...]

Poetry: Rare Soul

By Monica C. Voskamp   Not a business deal Not a credit card transaction Pause wait a moment Wait, this is real.   Real soul, Real beauty, Real time, Nothing worth fair Negotiating. Everything worth More patient waiting.   Not a checklist Not a blind decision Pause wait a moment She is real.   Real [...]

Poetry: Hold My Hands

By Monica C. Voskamp   First hold my hands And know their feel Know the streets of lines Creased with the beauty Age and time.   Know my hands How they fit in yours Know the warmth they long to find Being relaxed, being assured You are who You say you are.   You’ll know [...]

Poetry: Heart break Games

By Monica C. Voskamp   So tired of love Always being a game So tired of love Never being enough.   Just tired of love Not being what It said it was.   My heart doesn’t want any more Of these fickle heartbreak games.   So why is this What draws me in Is this [...]

Poetry: Laws of Gravity

By Monica C. Voskamp   Let down one too many times The hurt finds me Plummeting Living the cruel steady truth, The law of gravity.   I can’t do this with you I can’t keep falling Off this beautiful cliff, Only to fall One more time.   Every time I leap I think you’ll catch [...]