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…

The World

A new poem. I am having problems with my book. Hang in there….it is slow going, but it will happen.

My Favorite Place

Inside my mind, there is a place full of joy and kindness. Of dark thoughts and depravity. Of peace and…

Hard Work

Labored breath. Sweat on the brow. Muscles straining in effort. Pulse rising. Heart pounding. Thirst growing. Legs aching. Weary from…

Assassin

She lined up the sights, carefully centering on her target with the trained eye of a sharp-shooter. Her body was…

Pain

Hips, knees, and ankles; Knuckles, back, and toes; All this hurt never goes away. That’s just the way the story…

Soil

I plunged my hands into the soil, breathing heavy from exertion and feeling my nail-beds dry more with every scoop.…