Times Gone By (part 2)

The trunk sat in my workshop for about six months. A combination of other work and a fear of ruining…

Again

I failed again today. I have failed many times in my life. My life is a series of failures, actually.…

Times Gone By (part 1)

I found the old trunk in the corner of an antique shop during a weekend trip to the east coast.…

Vandals

“Shit! I can’t put the sugar in. It’s shaped all weird!” she half whispered, half yelled, holding the glass Coke…

Butterflies

A butterfly landed on my arm today, And before it had the chance to fly away; I stared at its…

We and us…

The past few weeks I have been thinking about the English language, and how many times people use pronouns in…

Them

“Why are you such a jerk?” she said with more than a hint of annoyance in her voice. “Because you…

Guilty

A swamp of regret, Reeds of pain along the shore. Bubbling murky feelings, Releasing thoughts of culpability. Stuck in the…

What use to be…

On a silent wave, Emotions float in from the past. Opening up the grave, Of a life long ago. Without…