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 [...]