Within Your Arms

you justify
the sentence
in this prison
of the flesh

by the merit
of an offhand touch

leaving me
in study
at the basin
of the desert sun

tending
to each bead
of salted dew


just the slightest hint
of your florid rendezvous

more than piques
a passion
poised to sate
the quenchless gods

when the skies
have shuffled off
the blaring beams
of inquest

urgency finds me
at your behest

at last
within your presence
every sense caressed
by vibrant coils

all divergent seas
now coalesce
upon your breast

as we soar
through stolen
secrets
from these realms
of the Akashic

trails of our assimilation
scintillate our wake

all the stars
bespeckling
the stretching blackness

bear no sweeter fruit
than a single second
spent within your arms

precious
as the poignancy
of truth’s
most perfect pattern

6 Replies to “Within Your Arms”

  1. This made me screech to a stop.
    Epic. In the epic sense of the misuse of this word…ie a cooler version of awesome, but, of course, with a sense of the original meaning as well.
    Made even more epic by the epic complementariness of the epic tags.
    (And just last night I was admiring the blackness of our beautiful unpolluted night sky here, the stars in grateful, bursting abundance. I love that you have that in there as well.)

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