Burning Love

Written by: Olajide Adelana

We were the rainbow in the sky hovering around without wings As we express our own poetry each stanza starts with a quaver of a heartbeat Snows melt at the sight of our chemistry Candles ignite at the burning of our love Our tender kiss, a striking semblance to the last golden breath of winter We dozed off into our own arms As the enclave of our own heart Cave into a deep slumber