Monthly Archives: July 2016

I look back

Click to hear the poem: when you left you took something I could never get back a little piece that broke off inside me I can only remember the good times we had the cold nights when you lay warm … Continue reading

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je t’aime

some words need no translation like the ones I’m thinking of I know you’ll understand me when I speak the sweet language of love je t’aime I have no education I don’t claim I am clever but I’m smart enough … Continue reading

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earthly remains

There are those who say they must go home But there is no need to hurry them They want to return to their native soil When the time has come to bury them They prefer to be where they were … Continue reading

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golden haze

through the tear-stained window the sunbeam smacks the cushion dust mites waltz on golden haze like a cobra soft seducing he is entranced as she sways too dancing to unbidden music his heart is totally bewitched her grace and joy … Continue reading

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different

the poet cannot understand what is different when everything appears to be just the same the same place the same time the same hopeless wee rhyme he plays the same rules and the same futile game the poet cannot understand … Continue reading

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