Love and Liquor

Tossing out all these dead flowers Wondering how I lost so many hours All my fears his soul devours I wish I had her superpowers Bonded to insomniac dreams Getting further lost in the crowd it seems No matter where he moves light beams Time is borrowed and never redeems A number to him andContinue reading “Love and Liquor”

If I Had Any Say

If I had any say you would be king You already rule over everything I would take a holiday at his feet I’ve actually felt his heart beat He makes it hard to get back in the swing His love is the best retreat Any words that he may sing Can be heard on anyContinue reading “If I Had Any Say”

Eternally Yours: Poetry for People by Delia Ross

Some have inquired about where you can get my coffee table book, Eternally Yours: Poetry for People. You can order the softbound edition from Amazon Prime & other outlets (see below). If you are looking for the hardcover though, it will have to be ordered direct from my publisher. If you would like a chanceContinue reading “Eternally Yours: Poetry for People by Delia Ross”

My Son Part 2: The Note Beneath His Pillow

WARNING: The following story contains explicit gore, imagery, & death. It is intended for an older audience. Though it is not age restricted, caution should be taken when reading, as it may cause triggers in some due to the sensitive context and subject matter. Proceed with caution.

Things of Note by PoeEternal

Bits of pieces here & there. Thoughts. Ideas. Microwords. I feel like watching you smile is one of the most beautiful things I can witness in life. If you can’t have it, dream about it. Fantasize. Talk to yourself. Loneliness is a state, not a being. Be one with it. Love. Even when you can’t.Continue reading “Things of Note by PoeEternal”

Love Like Russian Roulette

His love is like Russian Roulette For all he’s had and still not found love yet Under his reign I had many debts The lost and wounded are his favorite pet’s Losing you won’t give him any regrets He’s already forgotten you I bet His love was like Russian Roulette It doesn’t matter if theyContinue reading “Love Like Russian Roulette”

Rendezvous Avenue

If I were to take the blue Would it trouble you Can we meet Under the full moon Share secrets No other knew – Our complaints & grievance And pledge our allegiance Just between the two The air filled with sweetness From kissing all afternoon Utter discreteness At rendezvous avenue I gotta tent that sleepsContinue reading “Rendezvous Avenue”

Kintsugi for the Soul

There’s always been something about you, that when I look at you, my soul just glitters; Gold energy that seals my wounds and puts me on display, at shops in LA Kintsugi for the soul A broken soul with golden tear trails It must look like a lightning bug on a warm Summer’s day EveryContinue reading “Kintsugi for the Soul”

RESIDUE

The shore rises And as our dreams do Hopes are washed away inside us Awards instead of gifts as prizes Pills wrapped in silk disguises With this wave a bit of residue Likely he’ll never get your point of view I’m sorry if I ever troubled you Give love a chance the universe advices WeContinue reading “RESIDUE”

Chasing Ghosts

We’ve been lost on the same road Making circles back again We’ve been chasing all the ghost Who will destroy us in the end Along the way we have passed Pretending each were a friend How long can we last Avoiding roads full of sin What test do we pass Where does the road toContinue reading “Chasing Ghosts”

My Son Part 1: The Promise

WARNING: The following story contains explicit gore, imagery, & death. It is intended for an older audience. Though it is not age restricted, caution should be taken when reading, as it may cause triggers in some due to the sensitive context and subject matter. Proceed with caution.

Picture of a Picture

PICTURE OF A PICTURE by @poeeternal I have a picture of a picture It was clear I wasn’t stricter I have a picture of her picture He’d still be here if I were richer It won’t be long & he will ditch her She’ll have a picture of his picture Bury her head deep intoContinue reading “Picture of a Picture”

Through To You

Is there a special niche needed to get through to you? How much time should one have to pursue? You threw down the gauntlets and then you withdrew You said you’d be back but it’s clear that we’re through I could wait long hours and it’s something you knew Feeling something real has been longContinue reading “Through To You”

Call To Battle

Street lights are blinding Friends don’t need reminding Words are spellbinding If you try Why are you hiding Afraid of me lying The temperature now rising That sound is my battle cry Always denying Your words I’m not buying Left us all crying But I cannot be modified © Delia Ross. 2019

Gratitude

I am so grateful for all the traffic that my website has been receiving. It is a great honor to be able to share my words with you and that you keep coming back to read more. As such, and as a thank you, I will be releasing my epic poem in three parts, whichContinue reading “Gratitude”

DETAINED

OLD PHOTO, NEW POEM! ‘DETAINED’ by @poeeternal He makes me want to sin But it’d be heaven I contend The way his words move under my skin I’d fall for him again and again I once made my amend While feeling silence closing in If only there were more moments to spend Would he careContinue reading “DETAINED”

A Chapter Yet Filled

Who here desire that love be all one needs? Surely, I say not for me. Though love proves a clever disguise, Love does not make one wise. It preys upon the weak The mere beauty only, For purity it speaks. And I a blossom yet to bloom, This cold entraps and seals my wounds. IContinue reading “A Chapter Yet Filled”

Seconds to Love

He is not the bird in a cage He is not the burn, or the flame He is not the bird falling from the sky He has not the look of abandonment in his eye He is not doubt, he is not the plague He is not boredom nor is he rage There is aContinue reading “Seconds to Love”