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Vicki Ellis

Just One Dance

I have my lifetime partner
And I know that you do too
But there is one thing that I desire:
I’d like to dance one dance with you.

I don’t want to boogie-woogie
Or even do the Twist,
I want to dance the Tango,
And taste all that I will miss.

I want to feel you hold me
Close in your strong arms
Swaying to the music
Feeling all your charms…

Your body hard against me
Your hand upon my waist
The music moves within us
Like we’re all alone in space

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Childhood Dreams

Said the little Boy to the little Girl
“When I grow up, I’ll be King of the world,
A cowboy, a fireman, the singer in a band,
A scientist or the greatest ball player in the land.”
He never said to his childhood friend
“I’ll be a junkie in the end-
I’ll watch as the dope steals my job and my wife
My self-respect, my children, and eventually, my life.”
That little Boy had plans and dreams
That weren’t about falling apart at the seams.

Said the little Girl to the little Boy
“When I grow up I’ll bring such joy,
I’ll write a song or maybe a book,
I’ll be a model, a mother, a teacher, a cook.”
She never thought in a million years
“I’ll end up a crackhead who has cried all her tears
Whose only wish is another hit,
Who’s lost her soul and herself to it.”
That little girl had dreams in her head-

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