Category: Writing

January 10, 2016

  I often struggle, just to find a seat Hoping to find something I can eat Panera, Panera please make my food right Not covered in pepper, I pray tonight   Panera, Panera how your internet doth suck Connected for a moment, then out of luck Finally log in, about to get to my site…

January 9, 2015

My Dad and I had heard the howling from deep within the woods for quite some time.  We figured that it was just a coyote or perhaps a dog from one of the farms on the other side of the forest.   Neither of us thought much of it as we went about our business, until…

January 4, 2015

Who am I you ask?  to tell you, my task I am me,  can’t you see? I know you too,  for you are YOU

January 3, 2015

A is for the Animals who need water to survive B is for the Bacteria that keep our lakes alive C is for Canoe and other fancy boats D is Docks and other things that float E stands for the Environment – we need to keep clean F is for the Fish that, with clean…

January 1, 2015

I do believe, New Year’s Eve offers one reprieve From the old. It’s cold; we have to be bold No fear, yell and cheer for a happy new year Party hop; can’t stop; watch the ball drop Up late, feeling great, special kiss from ones mate Noise pollution, absolution and short lived resolution To get…

December 31, 2014

My father grew up as the fifth child in a family of nine children.  His father died when he was only nine years old; leaving his mother with nine children ages one year to fifteen years old.  Also leaving a mortgage on a small three bedroom house in a rural Maine town.  His mother never…

December 30, 2014

I want to write, to write some prose Can’t think of words… writer’s block I suppose Nothing comes to my head, my fingers cannot type Writer’s block is real and lives up to its hype My mind says there is something that we need to write But here I sit wordless, night after night Just…

December 29, 2014

You feel it creep by the light of day No matter what you try, The Nothing won’t go away It takes over the nights with a restless calm The Nothing is subtle, but brings great harm Soon the days and nights go by as one The eyes need rest and the mind goes numb Life…

December 28, 2014

Two life forms exited the domicile.  The first is a short, long, brown quadruped with a fifth appendage attached at the back.  The other is a tall, thin, multi-colored biped.  They are tethered together.  The quadruped hauls the biped along using a decorative, narrow tow line.  The quadruped has a protective outer layer of hair. …

December 27, 2014

Back in the kingdom The people still grieved The prophecy had promised They would be freed With heavy hearts They went back about their lives Completely unaware That their savior survives The evil sorceress searched everywhere Even the surrounding mountain side She could not find proof That the baby had actually died She had no…