John Alexander McFadyen : Writing

I Carve Out My Heart

I Carve Out My Heart

A Poem by John Alexander McFadyen


I carve out my heart. I carve out my heart, tear it from my chestAnd offer it to you from sinner’s handsThat you may kiss it moist with blood r..
I Cannot Reach You

I Cannot Reach You

A Poem by John Alexander McFadyen


I Cannot Reach You You are drifting in space, life line severed. I watch helpless as you float free. I cannot reach you, no rescue possible. The..
The Deepest Love

The Deepest Love

A Poem by John Alexander McFadyen


The Deepest Love We lay in the innocence of our dreamsAnd it wasn’t hard; it was simple.Two kindred spirits reaching out for a distant starAnd ..
Stronger Still

Stronger Still

A Poem by John Alexander McFadyen


Stronger Still I am no oil painting, but the pigment life has layered upon my soul forms the me I am. But on my canvas different artists have tr..
The Chalice

The Chalice

A Poem by John Alexander McFadyen


The Chalice You handed me the bitter poison of regret and I am the one who has to get over it. Like a fool I drank long from the chalice of hope. ..
End My Dream

End My Dream

A Poem by John Alexander McFadyen


End My Dream In five short weeks I came to know you; deep and intimate knowing that re-inflated hope and played melodies to my soul. And the wom..
Red Wine

Red Wine

A Poem by John Alexander McFadyen


Red Wine Judge and jury; and executioner. You ended it so quick, put me into my misery; again. I gave myself, my faith, my heart, my love. B..
Fond

Fond

A Poem by John Alexander McFadyen


Fond My heart is snagged on the barbs of frustration; upon the horn of this dilemma your kiss and touch tell me you want me. They seem to have me..
Willing Captive

Willing Captive

A Poem by John Alexander McFadyen


Willing Captive I see you pure and chaste; yet no virgin between your thighs. I feel gentle, giving hands that grip so firm, with purpose. I fee..
Complete Devotion

Complete Devotion

A Poem by John Alexander McFadyen


Complete Devotion I reached up and captured the sun in my hands. I stole it from the crisp blue sky, just to keep it safe for you. I rubbed its w..