Posts Tagged ‘Poetry’

Be Careful and Bore Yourself to Death

Be Careful and Bore Yourself to Death

Fear Of the unknown or the never attempted. Love Lost or never gained. Friendship Destroyed or never tested. Dreams While you sleep or while awake. Change And avoidance or embracing the elusive. Time Of aging or priceless knowledge. Confidence In others or self. Adventures In books or in living. Pain In the now or lessons…

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What Do You Do When It’s Quiet

What Do You Do When It's Quiet

Do you fear the quiet? Does your mind daydream. Do you dream of possibilities Or are you chased by your fears? Does the quiet push you into the darkness Or do you embrace it in a symbiotic sway? Does the lack of stimuli play havoc on our psyche Or is it a welcome peace from…

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The Two Seasons of One Man’s Life

For the love of College Football Season. How do I love thee? Let me count the plays! First down — For your need to gain solid yards; Second down — The free down so throw, throw, throw! Third down — Desperately seeking a reunion with first down; Fourth down — Oh my sad nemesis, alas my leather…

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Did You

When darkness crept into your mind Did you think to turn to the light When the arid air strangled your voice Did you turn to the water When your foot pulsed in discomfort Did you discard the pebble When your heart panged in loneliness Did you seek relief from another When your sufferings seemed unbearable…

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