HEY, MR PRESIDENT

HEY, MR. PRESIDENT!   I don’t care whose bomb is bigger, Get your hands away from the nuclear trigger. When negotiations fail and all is lost, There is no way to calculate the cost. Somewhere in space mixed with cosmic dust, Life continues to exist only if there’s love and trust. But hot-headed men with […]

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AMPLE ROOM TO GROW

There are many who believe there are no angels, But I believe angels walk wherever there is light. When we block the light,  We are deceived by demons who are quick To lead us astray. I make choices, not just to please others, But to prove who I am, and who I want to be. […]

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CLOSE-KNIT FAMILY (part 2)

The close-knit family was not showing up for work. I tried to find out where they lived but I had no success until I arrived home three weeks later. Rebekkah did not look well. Her eyes were swollen, her hair tangled, and her clothes wrinkled. “What happened?” I asked. “I don’t want to talk about it,” […]

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TOO MUCH

TOO MUCH   She was too tall. I was too short. She was too rich. I was too poor. She was too thin. I was too fat. She was too old. I was too young. She was too hot. I was too cold. I loved her too much.  She loved me more. She listened to […]

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FRY

FRY Early in the morning before all the stores were open, two men arrived in a nondescript gray sedan. They had looked the small town over, debated on several escape routes, and finally decided they would leave on the same street they came in. It could have been any other street but their choice was […]

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ONE SIMPLE JOLT!

Totally unexpected, Like a sudden inspiration, There came a spectacular vision, Expanding and growing beyond all comprehension, A simple revelation, A bolt of lightning that shook me to my foundation, All my life I had been waiting for this recognition a jolt, jump starting my imagination taking me out of my doldrums past all the […]

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COLONOSCOPY

COLONOSCOPY My body is playing tricks again, And it’s driving me insane. I’m tired of all the drama, And tired of all the pain. My doctor’s appointment is scheduled, It would be sad if I should miss, Especially if the doctor shouts, “Hey, everyone! Come and look at this!” I understand it’s not fun and […]

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