- Thiefby Jim Peterson
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A lover's heart is stolen.
Thief by Jim Peterson
Love Poem Poetry Contest contest entry

You are a thief
and shameless.
My heart is stolen.
You run with it
in broad daylight,
and trying to catch you
leaves me breathless.

Author Notes
Jim Peterson is a poet and short story writer who is currently writing a book about West Point. A former army officer, business executive, and high school English teacher, Jim resources his diverse background to present readers with poignant relatable experiences about the human condition. Jim lives in Melbourne, Florida.


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