my latest moody poems

NO 1. PROMPT: “old times” Maybe new times Are just old times in disguise NO 2. PROMPT: “feelings” How deep is the well of my feelings take a bucket and drain me dry don’t worry how i collapse into dust NO 3. PROMPT: “tragedy” Life took me one tragedy at a time until i wasContinue reading “my latest moody poems”

give it all away

Adolescent six feet under Gave his life in ’42 Shot five times by Swastika battalions— “That’s what I paid for freedom  But you’d give it all away.” Father of five beneath A block of cement Gave his life in 1863 Looked behind him At his black brothers— “That’s what I paid for freedom  But you’dContinue reading “give it all away”


they’ll tell you you’ll get over it you won’t believe them the pain will seem too big too real the memories too clear but I  promise someday YOU WILL GET OVER IT and you’ll be  on the other side of that great and terrible lake of tears and maybe you’ll look back every now andContinue reading “forward”