A Waltz in Three

Hello blogosphere! After a month’s hiatus, I’ve returned to the beloved world of When Life Gives You Lemons. Today’s post is a collection of three poems, all of which were written at different times, hold unique meanings, and reflect a … Continue reading

Playing With a Ball of Yarn


Like a spool of yarn
I unravel at the thought of you.

Tracing my thoughts with a pencil:
I map you – I read you.

Like a book unopened you are precious;
Pages as pristine as porcelain.

With fingers crossed –


Twittling my thumbs through
the mere thought of you,
running my hands over the
idea of you.

Molding you,
Sculpting you,

Breathing you in.