PAGES OF MY JOURNAL

PAGES OF MY JOURNAL   INVISiBLE, Page One   She doesn’t see me sitting there, She stares and stares at an empty chair. Does the day start too early to catch her eye? What should I do to make her aware of me? Or should I try? My life is made up of distinct pages. […]

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WHO

WHO? I’m a who A person who cares When a leader treats His fellow citizens with disrespect. Misinterpreting deliberately And ignoring Constitutional rights. I didn’t see disrespect on the field. Just the opposite. I saw pain in faces Of those who love their country and their God. They met as team members united and proud. […]

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DON’T YOU AGREE?

Our country is strong because we agree On the same principles. Our country is even stronger because we can disagree And accept our differences. Should we agree and march to the same tune We square our shoulders and see eye to eye. But if we disagree we hold our heads high, Because Ideas discussed and […]

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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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HURRICANE OF LOVE

I wasn’t paying attention When the storm roared in, Rain poured down in torrents, And caught me by surprise, a terrible way to begin. Water quickly rose to my ankles, And I considered my present state, But I didn’t run away, nor did I hesitate. This was just a storm, not one to fear, It […]

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MRS. GENTRY

MRS. GENTRY Once a week I would go  next door with my brother in tow to visit Mrs. Gentry. Every week she would open her door, And motion us inside. She was a quiet one, saying very little to me, But I knew what chores needed to be done. I would go out the back […]

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IS THIS THE TIME

FORGIVE AND FORGET   Time goes by so fast, And it takes two to let go of the past. Their lives are not over yet, If they are ready to forgive and forget. He’s still got his kids Though his life is on the skids. It is not a good time to dump him. She […]

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