What have I done


By Roland E. Williams My heart can bear no more It is a dying heart It is falling apart Cell for microscopic cell Hurt for lasting hurt Pain for unbearable pain Tear for heartfelt tear What have I done How can I forget this How can I forgive this When have you last seen theirContinue reading “What have I done”

Come


  By Roland E. Williams   Come Let us lay together On this bed we made for each other Come let us cherish the last drop Of this love we might soon stop   Come Let us command our minds To drain our passion And sizzle our desires And still our burning loins And sootheContinue reading “Come”

SHE SMILES TOO


  By Roland E. Williams   Do they not see it?… See the chin that holds ground fearlessly The back arched but slightly As would a demi-goddess swirling through the sunlight The shoulders poised in recognition of her beauty Do they not feel it? Feel a presence only she can bring about There as hardContinue reading “SHE SMILES TOO”

A STORY THAT NEVER ENDS


  By Roland E. Williams   The shyness of your laughter The tenderness of your words The contents of your heart The fullness of your voice The freshness of your thoughts The sincerity of your advice The eternity of your friendship The boundlessness of your truth The completeness of your honesty The whisper of yourContinue reading “A STORY THAT NEVER ENDS”

THE MOMENTS WE CHERISH


  By Roland E. Williams   We should cherish the moments we spend together How much we do depends on one another How often we do depends on each other We should spend more moments to cherish together How many we do depends on one another How sweet they are depends on each other WeContinue reading “THE MOMENTS WE CHERISH”

FOR A FRIEND IN NEED


  By Roland E. Williams   The heavy burden you now carry is also mine Because the love you carry within your heart is mine The luster I know you bare will lead you on The truth you hold in your heart is pure and strong The love you love and the pain you feelContinue reading “FOR A FRIEND IN NEED”

A WASTED LOVE


  By Roland E. Williams   A love lost is a love wasted, but at least you had that Maybe it was just not meant to continue on Can this not be for the best? CAN this be for the best? A love lost, a love not yet in full bloom, must be a wastedContinue reading “A WASTED LOVE”

NOTHING LEFT


  By Roland E. Williams   With my mouth dry, my throat hoarse And I’ve said all known words of love Yet my heart wishes to invent more words to say With no tears left to shed and my soul coarse And I’ve done all the things you do for love My mind is embitteredContinue reading “NOTHING LEFT”

THE LOVE THAT DOES ALL THIS


  By Roland E. Williams   The beggar who is a king The stranger who is a friend The hurt which is a joy The sorrow which is happiness The joy that is a heartache The happiness shed with tears The friend who is estranged The king who is a pauper The man who isContinue reading “THE LOVE THAT DOES ALL THIS”

BECAUSE OF YOU


  By Roland E. Williams   I am now, like you, a traveler through timeless bliss I am accompanied by your imitation love Because of you You have made me yours I have wandered into the shadows of unglory I have trespassed the boundaries of fidelity Because of you I have made you mine