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…

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…