SW The pain in my heartI thought I was deadbefore long I’m all wired upall for a plate full of breadyou gotta lose weightthe consultant looked down and said. The yoyo-ing startedmaking me spinten years of losingbut just couldn’t winI’m doomed to failbefore I begin. The plans were all fakemy mind told me liessaid IContinue reading “SW”
Unconditional Love Love is like a violinsomeone wrote it in a song,but if the strings asunder tearthen the heart is all aloneand the world is full of hatea place of hell for everyone. Someone sang there is no Godno heaven above or hell below.The truth is written in the textsfor all to see and allContinue reading “Unconditional Love”
A stroll through nature’s paradisean icy breeze in dead of nightfull moon’s street lamp across the landmakes a steady stroll so brighta sound so cold rushes bynight is broken by a fright. The rustle of the autumn leavesshaking like silver paper pointsan eerie sound to endureno time to repent or anointin flight swiftly through theContinue reading “Another Soul is Saved”
Far far away on some distant dry landcoiled up like a spring in my polka skinstaring over the sea and velvet sanda reptile in me, lying deep withinanchored silently in an eastern breezesitting, waiting, hoping for turn or spin. All dumb and docile but for instinctsilently waiting, ready to announcestill but for a ripple ofContinue reading “The Yellow and Black Polka Dot Pumpkin”
My .grandson William
You lived a life hard and fast didn’t slow down to take a breath but knew it couldn’t last suffered a fate worse than death. . No escape from routine torment just trapped in endless time suddenly, you were set free by fates twisted rhyme, . toContinue reading “Troy”
A poem by my wife Beryl.
To my wife on our 36th wedding anniversary on December 2016
To my mother-in-law.
I wrote this poem about my grandaughter when she was 7 years old.