CLOSED CURTAINS

Closed Curtains Grandma stood on the back porch dispensing advice. “Don’t meddle with the pups,” I heard her say. “Anyone who meddles after being warned, Will have hell to pay!” I learned my lesson early and then, I had to learn it all over again. Our family had moved from Oklahoma Just two months earlier […]

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TREMBLE

Lightning flashed and thunder roared, I fell to my knees and prayed. My life was changed before my eyes, My options could not be weighed. All my life I had claimed control, And I could have once again, But I knew I would be lying to all, My protests would be in vain. Her love […]

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I’m Not Fooled by You

I’m Not Fooled by You You stand there with that smug smile, And pretend you are listening, But I’m not fooled by you, You are simply waiting for me to finish, So you can say what you rehearsed, Before I asked you to discuss us. Don’t think I’m fooled by you, For I’ve seen you […]

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