“What is it you fear?” He asked, “My dear sir…” As he coiled his finger to the sky. “Is it the Devil, or Me?” He asked, with a nod, as if affirming an “Aye.” “Is it darkness? Death?” He asked leaning in As his eyes grew brighter and wide. “Is it the manner of death? … Continue reading “What Is It You #Fear?” – A #Halloween #Poem
Poetry in motion...Have a great weekend.
What a way to start my morning... My all time favorite band honoring one of my close second all time favorite bands. Thank you to my old and dear friend Barb Fortman for sharing this with me this morning so I could share it with you. Crank it up!
Lately nothing fits Everything expands and contracts around me Like a balloon going from hot to cold Cold to hot Full to empty Where is the light? I know it's hidden there behind the clouds of doubt Growing roots beneath the surface the seeds of doubt and the seeds of confidence germinate side by side … Continue reading Lately Nothing Fits
Holiday Cleaning...BLECH! However, sometimes you can stumble upon some things you haven't seen in a very, VERY long time. Those cupboards and shoe boxes can take you back in time. The only problem is, you most likely won't end up in Narnia. As first loves go, mine was a real shit storm of awfulness. I … Continue reading You Never Know What You’ll Find When You’re Cleaning Out Your Closets
I do sometimes...you know. I forget I'm a person. I forget I have needs. I forget to take care of myself. I forget to work on my own problems, because I'm too busy thinking about someone else's, and worrying that they are alright. If and when--or even if I actually did meltdown, no one would … Continue reading Don’t Forget You’re #Human
Today if it rainedI’d not be blueI’d lose myself in a storyor write one, or twoI'd find things unimaginedand get lost in the soundsTake an uncharted voyage, a journeyunbound.A ship or a trainA carriage or carJust riding the raindropsI'd reach what’s afarWill the rain wash away all my worries and woe,Or simply distract me, of … Continue reading Today if it Rained – A Poem Showed Up Out of Somewhere