Month: June 2010

Simplicity

Simplicity

No more fights out of this soul Tell me those beautiful words I will listen and believe Look into my eyes that way you do I will look right back into yours Smile into my face And I will smile back with glee I will […]

You

You

I hold you to me, like a constant whisper. A shadow, only I can see. Next to my own as real as the hours in a day. Side by side, my mind drags you along. An insistent companion, you are to my every action. Only […]

You do

You do

You make it better. You, with your cute dimple and adoring eyes. Your funny words and warm smile. You make it easier. When you spend the day writing words I want to read and saying things I want to hear. When I know that you […]

Yesterday

Yesterday

Yesterday, I gazed at a lover’s face across mine. Juxtaposed, Emotions reflected one onto the other. Oh, I thought the cold night air was fine. As twilight dawned into dusk and further. Little lovers’ laughs trilled and trailed off into the distance. They grazed the […]

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A DAY IN AN AFRICAN LESBIAN’S LIFE 17

Eve couldn’t concentrate on work today, no matter how hard she tried. She fought the urge to pick up the phone and call Azania, literally pulling her hand back. She had left yesterday in anger, as soon as they had walked through the door, neither […]

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A DAY IN AN AFRICAN LESBIAN’S LIFE 16

‘This tastes almost as good as you look,’ Danai said, giving Eve a long slow look as she licked the bar one chocolate milkshake off her lips. They were seated in a booth at a Panarottis. ‘You are too sweet,’ Eve smiled shyly. ‘I’m just […]

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A DAY IN AN AFRICAN LESBIAN’S LIFE 15

Eve watched the outline of Azania’s face framed by the moonlight, she wanted so much to reach out and cup her cheek in her palm but stopped herself because she didn’t want to disturb what looked like a very beautiful sleep. How so lovely she […]

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A DAY IN AN AFRICAN LESBIAN’S LIFE 14

This day wasn’t going very well for Eve, not at all. Talk about waking up on the wrong side of the bed, whoever first said that must have had one exactly like this. She’d woken up with the mother of colds coming on, her throat […]

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A DAY IN AN AFRICAN LESBIAN’S LIFE 13

‘Hey,’ Fez wrote and sent a rose. ‘Hey stranger, where did you go?’ Eve sent a kiss. ‘Been around, it’s you with the busy life. I’m married, it gets dull,’ Fez wrote, with the rolling eyes emoticon. ‘Lol, you know you love being married, how’s […]

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A DAY IN AN AFRICAN LESBIAN’S LIFE 12

An hour was all she had before she had to rush back to work. She had dressed carefully for the day: a bright red long sleeved sweater, brown leather shin length boots and navy blue skinny jeans. She had to admit, she looked hot. Her […]