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Early Morning Cafe Jazz

Early morning breakfast people
Pungent coffee knife and fork clatter
Backbeat counterpoint undercurrent
Running just beneath the ebb flow rushing
Voices adagio, allegro, tempo pockets of competing melody… 198 more words


I Stand Alone

Celebrating National Poetry Month 2015: A Poem a Day Challenge 

Poem a day #23 is a response to prompts from Poetic Asides and NaPoWriMo: 1) Write a “history” poem, and 2) write a poem based on a free write after selecting a card form any type of  deck! 128 more words


Rich White Guy Pyramid Scheme (with art)

Artwork © 2015 Amy Barlow

Rich White Guy Pyramid Scheme

Now you gaze fondly upon
your bread of life pyramid
filled with evidence of
those “special rights” you cherish… 133 more words


I Melt Into You...

It’s like I melt into you.
Lost forever.
Never wanting to be returned, hoping to never be found.

It’s like I fit into you like you were specifically… 123 more words


Feebleness (or Strength?) of the Soul

Mt Faber, Singapore


Rattle the cage,

That’ll strike me hard,

It is not metal, so warm

is she nestled, but through each storm… 38 more words