Words of Love
by Sylvie Drake
wordmonger Wasted session For you I won’t complain Be mine entwine Today is Valentine
I spend my time
the things I feel
or make excuses
my plain real love
I won’t complain
Today is Valentine
We are proud to premiere this poem in Cultural Weekly.
Sylvie Drake is Director of Publications for The Denver Center for the Performing Arts, a poet, translator and former theatre critic and columnist for the Los Angeles Times.
Image of embroidered heart by Lori Zimmerman.