Monthly Archives: April 2016

Deference

Ripping good whisky burns the soul, Shutters the consciousness on the whole, Loving the escape, yes escape is our press And press we do, into the mystic blue Seeking something lost in the hazed hue Of reality, too bright, too … Continue reading

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Appointed hour

I am writing again. Death takes our breath. Steals from us in a moment of sudden, sharp finality. We look and we see the black. We feel the cool draft of this known reaper’s path. We reach for his sharpened … Continue reading

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Buds of Youth

Their hands outstretched in the unsung zeal, Of our warm clasp, so sweaty and so real. The kind of clasp which speaks of love, of certain Knowledge a young mind cannot begin to know, And yet does know to ask … Continue reading

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Swimming in the bottle

All of man, all of man, all of man. Who can be man of all, man of all and Yet not man of himself, he who swims In this bottle of mirth, daily drawing Down the birth of its opening … Continue reading

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Growl

The innermost hunger roils forth in boil, Prowling and growling in a lowly purred hum Marking the deep inner ghost shadowing a mind. Haunting its every urge by roaming over words Searching for acquiescence absent your presence. Rising up in … Continue reading

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Finding you early

Count the lost days of our grape flavored youth, Wave to the follies and wink at the truth. Moments flash bright, though two lives apart. What if we ponder an alternate start. One of entwining somehow as we raced Crazily … Continue reading

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Voice Mail

The voice spoke as the doves cooing softly, Over smooth lake water in the late afternoon. At once soothing and quickening my heart, Trembling, trepid and uncertain but certain. Her image appeared with the words as I stood staring through … Continue reading

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