PERFECT

This day is perfect so far. I haven’t hurt anyone. So maybe I should get a star. I’ll pin it on my chest and though I haven’t done Anything great, I haven’t been a pest. What have I earned so far? Why should it be understood That I’m trying to be good? Why make things […]

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YOUNG AND SENSITIVE (part one)

“Do you think I’m ugly?” she asked me. She was beautiful and I couldn’t agree. “You are lovlier than the most beautiful flower, But why do you ask, at this late hour? Have I ignored you for too long?” A man who answers quickly is usually wrong. I was careful with words I might say. […]

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WAITING FOR ACTION

I’m not a coward, So why do I stay away from a crowd, When it’s too rambunctious or too loud? I’m not crazy, So why do I believe politicians, Who promise the moon and tell everyone to sacrifice, Even though controlling the money flow, By limiting it to a lesser amount would suffice. Why do […]

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I could not conquer

When I was young I created a bold plan, Nothing could stop me from being a man, A man of courage, of faith, of love, Always receiving help from above. The first steps were easy to make, Always being honest and never fake. The world was mine in every way, But new choices arrived every […]

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DEPTHS OF DESPAIR

I’ve had a pity party, it’s true. Seems it comes right out of the blue. But I wonder what I can do. It doesn’t wait for every guest Nor does it hang around at my bequest. Pity Party, show me laughter, not the tears, Give me hope without any fears. Tell me in dreams about […]

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Swarm

On a hot spring morning when no wind was blowing, A hive divided into two groups, An old queen,preparing to leave And a new queen, sizing up her new home. Too many bodies in too small a room, The heat was unbearable, A time to zoom. Many bees clustered On the outside walls because Scouts […]

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DREAMS AND VISIONS

Angels bring me ideas and guidance, Dreams about things I want to hear, And dreams about events still to appear, Mind boggling, or catastrophic, Warning me to avoid places or people, Where events will be out of control. Some things are shouted or blasted by horn, Others are whispered in the early morn. Should I […]

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