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


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


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

What use to be…

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

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 … More

Hard Work

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


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


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