Category Archives: Poetry

Wordle #206 – Marriage

This week’s words: Scatter Atemporal ((adj.) free from the limitations of time) Marriage Rounded Locomotive Lopsided Road Opinion Eurhythmic (adj.)) characterized by a pleasing rhythm, harmonious) Revitalize Screenwriter Misguided Marriage, No clear road More lopsided, Morals scattered Like an out … Continue reading

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End of Summer*

Image: Google images labelled for reuse It finally arrives, For some the disappointment of the looming winter For others relief The stinking hot days are over Replaced by the enticing prospect of cooler nights. We gather up summer Pack it … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #222 – Life’s Swing

Life’s swing is so easily taken for granted.   The back swing is when you are: Expectant In anticipation Looking forwards   The down swing is when it’s all: Happening Excitement In the moment.   I know where I’d rather … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #221 – Indifference Reigns

Image credit Mattias Milos via Unsplash   Do you think you can step through? Forty years of confinement is no small potatoes.   A bell rings: You awake, get up, toilet, dress, stand to attention. Awaiting permission to move, to … Continue reading

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Two Small Boys

Do you think we will grow up? Asked one small boy to another. Do you think we will stay this size? Asked the other boy. My dad says we will, He says it’s a day at a time. If we … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #208 – Like Father Like Son

As a mother, she worried about her son He had inherited his father’s worst traits His repulsive nature His perverse view of the world His determination to bring everyone To his disgusting level. She tried to guide him Show him … Continue reading

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Poetics: Holy Places – Within

In an irreverent world It is not easy to find A place of solace that calms your heart. There are shrines that beckon Places the righteous suggest You should visit and feel the love of God. But they are empty … Continue reading

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