Kansas City, United States

I am a dreamer, artist, and mother. I dance in the rain, spend too much time reading books, and live for my family. I am a gypsy, poet,...

Recent Love

just when i think i'm lost i realize... by ShadowDancer i am fire.. you will burn by ShadowDancer do you remember the day you told me you loved me? by ShadowDancer


My favorite moments / are when I watch you sleep

The Secret River

I don’t want to be / some silly leftover romance / that started like a nuclear bomb / and ended without a whisper
the sound of our music will play forever by ShadowDancer

my knight, my sculptor, my slayer

I beg of you with quiet whispers / do not abandon this blade, my lover

my fragile flowered heart

Like the angel-white petals / of a Jasmine turn towards / the scent of the golden rays / of her sun, I turn to you.

Surrender (part 2)

I will surrender, / and be without resistance for you.
time and space to breathe... (triptych) by ShadowDancer the way he makes me feel by ShadowDancer


My love is yours for the asking… / but I like to hear you ask, / I like to see you beg

The After

With infinite slowness, / the warm and sticky sweetness / of your love enveloped my being.
after their fall he sheltered her by ShadowDancer searching.... by ShadowDancer i want to go where you have been.... by ShadowDancer

The Divine and Unbearable Celestial Love Affair

She lay quietly, glistening, / the stars of her skin twinkle as his fingers pass / and he wonders what universe her mind is in / as he feel…

Midnight Quest of the Lone Spirit

From my perch, sheltered amongst the / evergreen gods overlooking the cliffs, / I hear the mountain breathe.
Angel of Inspiration by ShadowDancer

silent witness

when i hear those / sighs and / unguarded moans / i am coated, drunk, / intoxicated

Journey of Forgotten Flesh

You left in a storm and left me alone / to nurse myself back to health / amongst the shattered earth / and slices of forgotten flesh.
the attic window, where the leaves still dance to their favorite song by ShadowDancer he said he would color the day orange, in remembrance of her by ShadowDancer


I met him long ago / needing someone / to dream of when bored


So, I did, / and how! / And how / it broiled my lips.

Orchestrated Kiss (in A Major)

have I ever told you / when you pull / a single note / out of the air / …………..
Echoes of a Song by ShadowDancer


longing, / soft as a holy lake / caught unaware / in the hidden fold / of a virgin mountain?


you plow me under with your words


Thoughts of you are tiny imps / whispering in my ear, / endlessly / ceaselessly / tirelessly.

Art of Flesh

He paints pictures / with his mouth

photo boxes and red leather shoes

your entire life / reduced down to small flashes / kept in a box


It had been missing for some time / a piece of me / so slight I had overlooked it for quite a while

is it the same?

how do we know
paradise for my thirsting tongue by ShadowDancer

boiling point

I cast off and let myself go / swimming in the currents / of the ocean you sent me to

Don’t tell me lies

But you, with your heart on your sleeve / and a child in your eyes,


fresh from a pulsing vein i / will spill myself out in small / painful drops that drain my / soul
i can still taste the blue water on my lips where i last saw you by ShadowDancer

The Redwood and the Rain Goddess

But when will you understand, / my Forest Sovereign, / that they are crying because / you drink me in / but then send me on my way?

Multiple Orgasm Wings

we met under the sunburst at building 116, where our encounter promised citrus-coated laughter by ShadowDancer


when a sigh escapes / those peach flavored lips


I loved it as a girl, / it was a game / to get this feeling


but it continues to grow colder / as we / come apart at more than mere / fingers

Rhythm of Love

Warm, soft, skin moves inside my thighs. / You plunge into my raging river, / And come up with a pearl.

you say goodnight

the hurt / p u l l s at me / when we get in bed / and you roll over

Of Men Behind Me

I’m pulling down my jeans, when he says, / “I’m behind you,” / and suddenly a rage comes / of men behind me:


This passion that sweeps fire across my breast / It chokes within me / I cannot speak.


It ended as it had begun / with an agonized scream of unfulfilled need / and bitter accusations.

Electric Skin

Believe me / when I tell you

Star Whispers

Sometimes, before the sultry night air / caresses the sycamore trees to their / slumber, I can hear them whispering / in the muted emerald…

Secret Smoke

Our conversations / Were laid out / Like a linen blanket / On forest green grass

From Fantasy to Reality

“I love you,” he said / and drew lines / in the sand of his emotions


My Adonis / sculpted from / my dreams and / desires.

A Heart’s Whisper

Stagnant noise extends the reality of the distance between them. His large hands clutch the phone….

The Passage of Nights

I chill in the night air. / I ache to be opened by you.


that charcoal night of / dusky vines / and earth swallowing earth,


Above, the sky began to blur, / polished black glass / and diamonds. / I strain / to remember you.


as still as a heron / head slightly back / leaning in the penumbra of the sun / I crave just / a single movement

Shadow of Shame

there was nothing / in your kiss / in your smile / in your laughter / that belied / your intentions

Memory of You

But the bird of my heart will not sleep. / Still he sings… hush, bird.

Fear of Insipidity

You amaze me and / I want to be with you / The same way night sleeps / On deep water


I come to you in fragments of a dream / pieces & stems / & half chewed morsels of flesh

Fear of Expression

It hurts / to write the words / that make their way / slowly and painfully / from my hand to the page

Barnes & Noble

The line was stifled, like a sneeze / during Sunday morning church, / muted air hushed the / intoxicating scents of / cappuccino and latte…

A Walk in the Clouds

a glide / through iridescent softness / cruising through delicate cirrus clouds

A Single Star

Islands float around my head, / well worn by conversations and promises.

Eyes of Copper

When those copper eyes / Of liquid bleeding hearts / Stare into my midnight face / They clutch at my soul / With tiny gold-laced fingers

A synonym for b r o k e n

Always the dreamer - / still hoping to be loved / by what’s not there… / (Naïveté in a bottle)
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