Some feel it near the sea Or while sailing in it Some feel it camping in the woods Or simply walking through. Me? I feel the sensation When I am in my home Among familiar places and things That feeling is known as Comfort
Ghoulies… Ghosties… Demons of the night… Dear Lord, protect us! It’s Halloween here. Started giving candy at 5pm, and by 6:20 I had run out! Got dressed for the occasion as well… tried to go for a Shinobi butler kind of look… Did I pull it off? I hope so. Till next time, everyone!!
In the night Fears become real In the darkness Things echo In the dim Shadows frighten In the black Time crawls. In the dawn We wake And wonder; What were we afraid of?
Zombies and cannibals have their day, Demons and ghosts get their way. Monsters and myths Run away swift! Lest the night terrors get you, eh? I been struggling creatively this year. Been trying to finish a Tom and Vince story-my first in years, can you believe it?!-but progress has been slow. Not surprisingly, balancing lifeContinue reading “Fears (+update)”
I have always envied those who had the ability to follow through with what they put their minds to. As someone who has trouble paying attention to things in general, it always seemed like a superpower to me. Don’t care much for the term “self-made” because the idea of making it with no help whatsoeverContinue reading “To Reach for Dreams-a short essay”
I ache I hurt Body sprains I feel like dirt Don’t know why It hurts so Feels so bad Will I die? No! Pain hurts Not like dying But if I need rest My body ain’t lying. -wrote this in the middle of a long work weekend. And yes, as of this moment, I ache.Continue reading “I ache”
Made my first soup in a long while… Tuscan style! It’s a hit in the household. Gonna sleep with a full belly tonight!
After many days of rain and weeding, I have harvested 12 potatoes from my plot! Lost three to rot, and others didn’t grow in time. Gonna share some with my friend and my niece! So happy with what I have accomplished in my gardening. Hopefully I will have more next year. Till next time!!
I wanna start off by saying I’m sorry. I know there haven’t been many new poems or ANY stories for a long time. I’m trying to get one story finished before years end and that has been taking a lot of my creative juices to do. So much so I haven’t been able to thinkContinue reading “Quick update (and apology)”
Take your bad dreams Your fears, Your doubts Take them down to the winding river Set them in the water, And watch them go Down, down, down Till the river tips, The water bends, And then they fall, Nightmares, fears, doubts and all, Down the wayfaring waterfall.