How do you silence a longing heart If all its longings are as thy sky above— Not bound by earth but wrapped in gray; So wide; so endlessly arrayed?   Ask a widow whose love's departed. Ask ma and pa whose child's turned away. Ask the weary, homeless stranger. Ask the man who seeks forever.   Silence. … Continue reading Hush



I cannot help looking at you— My eyes, my soul seek only you. Like addiction, I must get a glimpse of you; Like religion, my soul just follows you.   Why must this foolish heart beat fast? Your presence makes me forget my past. My world's aglow, my world runs slow, Sweet melody mesmerizes me in … Continue reading Struck