Rescue

Rescue I could spend the rest of my life feeding this monster For when I starve it, it doesn’t go away So either way I seem to be a perpetual roommate To something that is destructive to me Right in the midst of making history Right in the midst of a changing tide I decide…

Petting Pixie

Petting Pixie When one can write about everything It can be hard to write about anything I could write about penguins and naps I could talk about brie cheese or traps There could be all sorts of adventuresome meanderings Or I could simply sit here and pet the dachshund Otherwise she would go on one…

The Day After the Best Day

  The Day After the Best Day It’s funny how I want certain days to linger Almost drowning in all of the goodness Exhausted from the fun Yet, a night of sleeping later I awake to a sense that all of that is now a memory There is stillness in the now Unknowing in the…

Kingdom

Kingdom I want to go back to the homelands I don’t even know exactly why My ancestry here goes back 200 years But my spirit still lets out a sigh A sigh that echoes off the cliffs of Dover A sigh that resonates with the pipes I sense my heartbeat swelling larger This longing flies…

The Train

The Train I hear the train I feel the train Thunder, rumbling beneath my feet The horn declaring I bring you goods I bring you progress Progress is good, isn’t it? It built America   I hear the train More quiet now It has moved on into the distance While I sit here on this…