Tag Archives: Short poems

Of being

****I revised this poem. *** In the US of Us. Neither flat nor sharp, Rather – harmonic. Sound of rose unfolding, Towards kiss of summer Morning sunshine. Whisp of candied Monarch, Pandering on The garden walk, Lazily dabbling each bloom. … Continue reading

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Distant falling

Wide ocean spreads along the vast shore Calming the rushing sand into a smooth pitter, Wide sky falls to its death along far horizon Life in light ebbs from the veiny clouds bitter With disdain for their own demise, yet … Continue reading

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Take Five

Three riffs Sax lays the top Drums pedunk the center Bass thumps the bop Heartbeat is fundamental you. Listen in stillness new Is it you? Steady the course in blue Rippity rip sets the days Determines colors in waves Blue … Continue reading

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Wanton

Two red tulips writhe together breezily, Necking as long swans among the green pond. The purring Persian laces through my calves Her lithe gray body softly weaving. Now the fleeting breeze lifts again, lightly Teasing loose the dandelion tufts two … Continue reading

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hangovers

  Alternating M & M’s and dry saltines Caught between your drunken whims and bloody schemes, Fraught betwixt the proper hymns and skinny jeans And I.. My own God, it does now seem.

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Vegas days

  To the prisoner inside me To the captive of my doubt Who among his fantasies Harbors the dream of breaking out and taking his chances alive in the world. to open my eyes and finally arrive in the world. Jackson … Continue reading

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What?

Why does no one do, But everyone looks Upon the drunken fool Without care, only looks. Doth not thy feel. Blood alcohol is real Above the scale No one cares to venture, Into this realm of hell Where Dante Alighieri … Continue reading

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