Violent in days past Modern moderation culls Now he guards cigars.
Category Archives: Poems
Releasing a Book
Each book is like a baby, created, born, and attended through rewrites, edits, and proofs. Baby grows into childhood; every new version improving, then adding input from outsiders. Childhood turns into adulthood… I putz with the manuscript until it’s time to let it fly, even if I’m not ready.
Love a Human
Love a human. Love? A human? Love a human! Love, a human.
Gone is Uplifting Song
World Wars, the Depression, and then the Stepford 50’s, hallucinogenic 60’s, dancing 70’s sequins, long hair and heavy metal 80’s, drowning in “Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous.” What even happened in the 90’s? This new organic, tattooed, techie, video-streaming century produces people still loving and leaving. Babies born addicting. Low self-esteem dominating. Pride raging.Continue reading “Gone is Uplifting Song”
Cold and dark winter has melted as spring blooms amongst crocus, hyacinth, and daffodils. Excitement fills the air at season’s change; yet I’m always ready when the next one comes.
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Sun, glorious sun, your splendor always renews. Revitalize me.
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Flowers in a vase Chihuly glass on display spending time with Kid.
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Winter chills the floor bones ache, joints stiffen, nose runs, fuzzy socks warm hearts.
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Eating for my health: oatmeal, raspberries, pecans almond milk, green tea.
Thoughts crashing around trying to stop the chaos, painful brain spinning. Image CC0 via Pixabay.