Reflections, Ruminations, Illuminations
A colony of colored houses Hangs over my haywire dreamsMy eyes house them all, A painter’s palette of light,The azure blue, the sunlight yellow, … 140 more words
17 hours, 46 minutes
Mosh for Keeps
I stand ten feet from the stage
in the hot humid air. I wait
with others for A.F.I. to come on.
The crowd swells and I feel… 94 more words
1 day, 14 hours
A Hundred Falling Veils
No space of regret can make amends for one life’s opportunities misused!
― Charles Dickens, ”A Christmas Carol”
Through the window, I see myself,
dead. The white sheet doesn’t cover… 137 more words
3 days, 14 hours
When He Grows Up
he wants to be a train
wheels heating the rails
as he speeds across one state
to the next he runs… 35 more words
3 days, 17 hours
The shadows on these doors remind me of a photograph of a person. The photograph had created a longing to know the person, so much so as to make me bold. 284 more words
4 days, 9 hours
Let me rub my beard
against your blue circular sticker.
Your “P” waves down the sidewalk
at me. I cannot help myself.
My arms around your slender… 55 more words
4 days, 14 hours
The Man peels the skin of an orange,
the pulp shines like the street puddles.
A lady walks past his stoop;
her large worn purse swaying her… 40 more words
5 days, 16 hours