The Ordinary Wonder of a Simple Winter Night

By Adam J. Pearson Lost in thought, you’re walking home when something about the strange greyness of the sky or the play of flaring light or the dance of refracted photons on the silent snowy white fills you with wonder and (for the flicker of a moment) the story of “you” is cut off by the presence…

Lost in Love and Life

By Adam J. Pearson The night we met, upon Mount Royal’s peak, Surrounded by the green Montreal trees, Our heartbeats racing, rum warming our chests, Our lips met in a first kiss on the grass, And there was nowhere I would rather be Than right there lost in love and life with you. The sun set…

Heartstrings

by Adam J. Pearson your bright brown eyes gazing into mine hot i love yous whispered words align reaching hands clasp doing what we dare notes from heartstrings plucked without a care this fire burning young and fresh and new falling helpless nothing we can do running canine green fields and black fur flurried movement our feet in a blur blue sky cool breeze…