Tag Archives: Poetry

When He Was…

When he was a baby He needed me I was everything When he was a boy he wanted me I was his ride When he was a teen he needed distance I gave it to him Now he is a … Continue reading

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HOLE IN THE KNEE

He said,” Our Love’s grown jaggedy worn out and raggedy Threadbare last pair hole in the knee Our Love- doesn’t fit anymore The colors aren’t bright like before All the pins and all the patches can’t save ‘we’..” I said, … Continue reading

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MILLSTONES

  I should just forgive you take off this millstone hanging from my neck I should just forgive you and climb out of this rusted broke down wreck But Vengeance sang while Forgiveness stuttered “Sorry” is one thing you’ve never … Continue reading

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WEEDS

  Don’t get lost in the weeds Look up. Wish on stars Howl at the Blood Moon. Spot barn owls and fruit bats Look up There’s a Rorschach test of clouds waiting to be deciphered as the east wind styles … Continue reading

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A SOFT DAY IN SCOTLAND

  It’s a soft day That’s what Grand Dad called misty days like this It’s a soft day from this hill where I stand The gray Church scolds me Next Sunday. I whisper Next Sunday. I want to roll down … Continue reading

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TONGUE

  She bites her tongue when she wants to speak her mind She’d like to pack a bag and just leave this all behind Fear is her companion and Anger is her child She’s lost her voice handcuffed her choice … Continue reading

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PAINTING YOU

  If I were Picasso I’d paint you blue with 2 mouths and no feet If I were Warhol I’d film you in black and white choking on Chicken Soup If I were Dali I’d paint you as you are … Continue reading

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