Poem: OBLIVION

Poem: Oblivion Falling from the eves and chimney pipes they fluttered .   Floating like those autumn leaves. The memories, whipped by the evening breeze . My soul took flight, windy foreign places. Barren dusty spaces, where I’ve lain my head to weep. Dream’t and found you asleep. Jeweled, sprawled, a queen. Between the palms,…

Poem: Happiness

Happiness  My happiness comes FROM me not too me. Happiness is my choice,  Not a result. Nothing can make me happy UNTIL  I choose happiness. No person can make me happy UNTIL I decide to be happy. My happiness comes FROM me not too me. It’s simple really, share your smile. It’s beautifully infectious. It’s…

Poem: Excitement

Poem: Excitement I’ve felt excitement. Yes, that smirk, that chuckle of glee. Bubbling up inside the true, the authentic me. It’s not that often or that now. Yet some how when you smile, I laugh. I’m free, you liberate the joy the intensity. Sparks, flashes of humor. I reflect a glance in your iniquity. Happy.…

POEM: Broken

Poem: Broken If my heart be now broken, It’s in shattered shards, which fall to the carpet at my feet. So sad, so deep is our defeat. Crushed is that goblet of passion. This sweet wine of love. Splashed, dashed, wasted. Like the glass which I threw against the wall last night. A fight, no,…

Poem: Lonesome

POEM: Lonesome Is lonesome only alone in my head? I lie by myself alone in bed . Wondering about my family Concerned about my life Uncertain about my inabilities, my abilities too. A bucket of thoughts splash around in my mind. It’s this puddle I slipped on while trying to find. My me in a…