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”

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  

BUT DO YOU LOVE ME?


  By Roland E. Williams   You live with my peculiarities, But do you like me? You still cling to me with ease, But do you need me? You take care of my daily needs, But do you care for me? You enjoy our nightly deeds, But do you want me? You still shake myContinue reading “BUT DO YOU LOVE ME?”

THE SMILE ON MY FACE


  By Roland E. Williams   You have put that smile on my face The laughter we shared lingering on Unbound in any sense by time or place One more unknown issue undone I have but a smile on my face Forever remaining in place Through some magical embrace For sorrow it leaves no space ThisContinue reading “THE SMILE ON MY FACE”

UNHAPPY TO BE AN ADULT


  By Roland E. Williams   Your presence never made a difference When you were far away You could have been anyone, The image that fades with contentment Or strengthens in despair Like a child, it lost its fidelity, Once it had matured There were understated tears Now it seems so long ago At timesContinue reading “UNHAPPY TO BE AN ADULT”

SOMNIA VERA


By Roland E. Williams   Your words carry unseen feelings Happiness folded within them When the words then open up And your loving voice is heard These tears of happiness unfold With no fore warning whatsoever This happiness spreads within me First throughout my rusted soul Then my sore heart, my tired mind, And soonContinue reading “SOMNIA VERA”

Endless as it seems


By Roland E. Williams   The discomfort of the night is once more here With disturbing ease it has crawled upon me. The blackness that has taken control of my mind The quivering that accompanies my sobbing heart. The heaving chest exploding with stabbing pain. Acidulous tears dripping quietly from red shot eyes. My restlessContinue reading “Endless as it seems”