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”

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  

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?”

FROM WITHIN


  By Roland E. Williams   Will you be the one to drive away my sorrows? Your soft and gentle touch says you will Will you be the one to end my quest for love? Your unusually talkative moods show you will Will you be the one to ease the pain of the loves lost?Continue reading “FROM WITHIN”

CULPABLY LATE


By Roland E. Williams   I know that I was wrong To have done what I did I would do it different now If I had that chance again My reasons for doing it Are why I still think of you After all this time: The desire to be together To be yours as youContinue reading “CULPABLY LATE”

DEFYING ABSENCE


 By Roland E. Williams   I wonder how many more minutes Of missing you so Will continue to feel like years? How many falling stars will appear And light up the skies While my eyes keep drowning in tears? How many times will my eyes have blinked When the tears have dried To be blindedContinue reading “DEFYING ABSENCE”