Archive for ‘chuck’

May 26, 2017

WHY WOULD YOU WANT TO LIVE WITH SOMEONE WHO’S NOT IN LOVE WITH YOU?

by thereluctantpoet

—THE DARK DAYS—

By Charles Robert Lindholm

 

Why would you want to

live with someone

who’s not in love

with you?

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May 26, 2017

SHE REMEMBERS

by thereluctantpoet

—MEMORIES OF THE PAST—

 By Charles Robert Lindholm

 

she looks back on her life

and the lovers that she’s known

no one ever lasted long

and now she is alone

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May 26, 2017

THEY ALL SEEMED TRUE

by thereluctantpoet

–MEMORIES OF THE PAST–

By Charles Robert Lindholm

 

I don’t know why

I believed your lies

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May 26, 2017

THE NIGHT CRIED

by thereluctantpoet

-Memories of the Past-
By Charles Robert Lindholm

And the night cried
With a shower of tears
In torrents
When it learned
The truth about you
That you were leaving

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May 25, 2017

FOREVER’S JUST A DREAM

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

The feelings are raw

unrippened with age

not wanting to wait

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May 25, 2017

PLEASE LET ME STAY WITH YOU

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

 I will stay with you
As long as you Let Me
I will be with you
As long as you want me

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May 25, 2017

WAITING, SIMPLY WAITING (FOR YOU)

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

A little forest cabin

Just off the beaten trail

It’s nothing grand or fancy

But it’s me in each detail

Sitting by the fire

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May 24, 2017

I NEED LONGER DAYS

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

I need

longer days

to spend

with You

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May 24, 2017

I’ll ALWAYS BE WITH YOU

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

.

Darling, be still and stay with me

Please have a little faith in me

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May 23, 2017

FROZEN TO THE BOND

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

I only meant to look

To admire the design

The wonder of the shape

And the beauty of the line

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May 23, 2017

TO THE LOVER OF MY SOUL — LOVE LETTERS #1

by thereluctantpoet

 

By Charles Robert Lindholm

My Dearest Darling-The Lover of My Soul,

As I sit here writing to You after all the intervening years since our time together I
am still so amazed and thankful that my memories of You and Us are as vivid as the
day we made them. 

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May 23, 2017

LINGER LONGER?

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Linger

with me

in the feeling

Linger 

in the glow

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May 22, 2017

STORM CHASING

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

It’s better

to be chosen

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May 22, 2017

ALL I EVER WANTED

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

All I ever wanted

was

what I found in you

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May 21, 2017

YOU AND ME

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

I had a dream

about

You

and

Me

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May 21, 2017

REAL TIME

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

Separated by time and space

denied the warmth of Her gentle embrace

Her words they kiss me, though I know

I will never touch Her face

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May 19, 2017

THE VIEW FROM MY WINDOWS

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

THE VIEW FROM MY WINDOWS

VARIES

FROM HUSTLE

AND BUSTLE

TO STILL LIFE

AND FROZEN

FROM MIDDAY

TO MIDNIGHT

FROM MOONLIGHT

TO DAYLIGHT

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May 18, 2017

THOUGHTS

by thereluctantpoet

By Pratishruti Mohanty, Gina Gallyot and Charles Robert Lindholm

 

THOUGHTS - WOMAN SITTING ON THE BEACH - SMALLERThe past

was back to haunt her

with shadows

that bent over

and whispered your name

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May 16, 2017

MORE THAN I DARE SAY

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

I miss you so much

When you are gone away

Out of the reach of my arms

Out of touch with my soul

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May 14, 2017

SHE HAD A SHY TONGUE

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

She had a shy tongue

before she met him

she was young, but not a child

unaware of lust and loving

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May 14, 2017

CLINCHED HANDS CONNECTION

by thereluctantpoet

Another delicate duet of interweaving lines with a portion of “Holding My Breath” by My Friend, Singledust.  The lines I added are shown in bold.

 By Gina Gallyot and Charles Robert Lindholm

Holding my breath

building the passion

Awaiting the surge

from a massive crescendo

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May 12, 2017

SHE STILL IS MOM TO ME: —— TO ALL THE MOMS – MOTHER OR NOT! (MY MOTHER’S DAY THANK YOU)

by thereluctantpoet

SHE STILL IS MOM TO ME

By Charles Robert Lindholm   

Our DNA is not the same

though we share the same last name

it doesn’t matter much to me

about our genealogy

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May 6, 2017

I’M JEALOUS OF THE WORDS I WRITE

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

I’m jealous of the words I write

knowing they’ll be touching you

deep in your heart, while we’re apart

and I’m alone in the night without you

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May 5, 2017

FLUENT IN YOUR SILENCE

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

.

As I lie here in the darkness

and you utter not a word

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May 4, 2017

A FITTING SYMBOL

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

RED HELIM BALLOON RISING IN THE AIR

A helium balloon

rising in the air

a fitting symbol

for a heartfelt prayer

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May 1, 2017

AN IMPROVISED LIFE

by thereluctantpoet

AN IMPROVISED LIFE

By Charles Robert Lindholm   

 An improvised life

no following footsteps

like the rest of us

it’s not what we’ve heard

professed to us

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April 29, 2017

HER EYES

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

HER EYES - FEATURE IMAGE - THUMBNAIL

Her eyes stare at mine

with an intimate contact,

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April 26, 2017

THE BOND REMAINS UNBROKEN

by thereluctantpoet

By Charles Robert Lindholm

.

Though we’re worlds apart

The bond remains unbroken

THE BOND REMAINS UNBROKEN

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