Hide Me From Me

Hide me from me Reflections in the mirror I don’t want to see. A ghostly corridor Before the astral me Reaches in darkness. Beyond this limbo, An expanse of lightness. When shall I go To that heavenly address?  

The Sun Dials

“The Sun Dials” An intergalactic collect call Though operators can’t direct The connection is clear About the truth of what’s constant A love. A a vow. A hope. – January 27th, 2017

Weather the Weather

“Weather the Weather” Overcast skies and overcast mind Over and under, through clouds of all kinds Whether to weather the weather or whether To blow the man down or keep it together The North Star you’ll stay, twinkling and bright These storms I can brave with your light every night – September 9, 2013

The Thought of it All

“The Thought of it All” Remembering a moment and savoring the thought A sweet, sublime melody cornered and caught Finely construed over the distance time passes The bluest of skies and the greenest of grasses This counterpoint nuanced and cadences written Oh, polished recall! Oh, memory smitten! – September 9, 2013

Monday

“Monday” Zoned out on a Monday morning While the college station drones on, A deep grumbling from hastily Consumed buttered toast and coffee Bubbles to the surface—a burp.   Passionless bleats from zombiefied Speed demons wake me from my trance. Where am I? How did I get here? But then the engine’s lullaby Returns me […]

Prayer for Kitty

“Prayer for Kitty” Pretty kitty, nice kitty Wherever you go Whoever you’ll meet God will guide always Your pink padded feet   All the kitty naps All the balls of yarn You’re God’s welcome guest At home on His lap Content, purring, blessed – August 15, 2013

Yet Another Eternity

“Yet Another Eternity” The time sink of twilight thrusts forth An eternity of stasis. Streaked light, blurred sight, proves daunting The task of navigation at hand.