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Meet Me on the Other Side of You - A New Poem

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It's been a while since I posted a blog and even longer since I shared a new poem...

Yesterday I read a poem, The Other Side of You, by my poet friend, Butch Knight. The entire time I read I kept thinking "Meet me on the other side of you" and today those words morphed into the poem below.

You can read Butch's poem, The Other Side of You, now or later.

And, here's mine...



Meet Me on the Other Side of You                                                                              
Meet me on the other side of you Where the river filled with your tears flows Where the mountain scarred with your heartache rises up Where the valley of your vulnerability hides in the shadows Where your nakedness stands in the beaming moonlight
Meet me on the other side of you Where the trail leads past your smiles into the thorny brush Where the rocks on the path force me to stop and ponder Where the ruts fill with puddles of lost dreams Where roots of your past are exposed
Meet me on the other sid…