Once upon a time You blew in and out of my life Like the force of a hurricane Filling my heart with strife I didn’t think, I knew All inhibitions thrown to the wind Threw myself in head first Not realizing it was so close to the end Well it’s been a long time now … More Your Ghost Lingers
shirtoid Broke Every once in awhile I just get tired of being broke I make plenty of money Yet I’m always broke It just makes me so sad Can’t afford much Living eats away all my money Food, gas, mortgage payment And forget about upkeep of a house Vacation’s are a thing of the past … More Broke
I’m not a person in this world – I am a place Seven o’clock I grab my cigs, my phone, and my iPod Head off into the night The air had warmed, Turning to fog over the snow strewn landscape It’s a potentially dangerous walk On these perilous streets “Don’t forget my wallet!” I rush … More A Winter Evening’s Walk
The last I left off with you, I had been telling you about the long week I’ve just experienced. Now that it’s Saturday evening and I’ve had a full day to digest it all and come to a sense of normalcy again, I’m feeling much better. It’s really amazing how time really does make things … More Reflections on Tragedy and God
I tell ya, things never happen when you expect them to. Back in June, I mentioned that an educational book publisher in Ireland wanted to publish a poem I had written a few years back. They wanted to include it in a series of poems geared towards 11 and 12 year old students. Needless to … More I’m a published poet!
the featured creature True Blood Don’t Mean a Thing Looks like you did it again Shot me down when I was up I should have known better Call me a fool for falling again Not the first time I’ve been burned Oh, yeah, you’ve done it before They say that true blood runs deep But … More True Blood Don’t Mean a Thing
Happy All I really want is to be happy I just can’t seem to define it What it looks like, what it smells like What it feels like I’m not really sure Life’s all about pursuing happiness Finding a certain bliss in living Happy’s not the same to everyone We’ve all got our dreams and … More H is for Happy