Togetherness

This poem is featured in my new book Bright Side of the Pale Moon which is now available on Amazon. Togetherness We are made for each other Like peanut butter and jelly on buttered toast Wind blowing through the sails of a wooden boat A nonprofit with a mission predicated on hope Two star crossed … Continue reading Togetherness

Work Fever

WORK FEVER There is a fever in the nation where industry never sleeps People grow tired but the need for money grew weak The mind's tires continued to spin as the interest decreased Dwindling comforts connected to longer sleep Lose time to keep the lights on Blue collar turned down leisure... to march in the … Continue reading Work Fever

Mood: Choose You

Photo by Polina Tankilevitch on Pexels.com I just wanted to get something off my chest right quick. Mood: Choose You Misery is always in need of friends to abuse. Toxic connections that consistently share bad news. No attention paid to the hearts broken and emotions misused. Never let someone else's shortcomings give you the blues. … Continue reading Mood: Choose You

Loving You

Photo by Lisa Fotios on Pexels.com Loving You I didn't think about love much What is the role of a kiss? For someone who considers isolation bliss What is the purpose of a hug?   For someone unaccustomed to touch I grew use to the anticipation of sex without passion Desiring connections without compassion Never … Continue reading Loving You

Shopping

Shopping we go to explore enter a store... only to forget what you went in for we amass and inspect pretty things we like the look of new, the shine of bling bouncing from wheat grass smoothies to rocky road ice-cream   two minutes later... gawking at wedding rings materialism and fantasy coincides in the … Continue reading Shopping