Category Archives: Poems

lLove Poem

I posted this today…..AND I found myself returning to it a couple or three, maybe even four times. Each one of us can identify with at least a part of this poem. Each one of has longed for nights when … Continue reading

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My Mama’s Eyes

My Mama’s Eyes Smiled at me, rolling slightly A sly grin creeping across her lips She nodded, approvingly, as though she accepted it all I carried on as though she had She looked away, then back again Her hand moving … Continue reading

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Jump On

Free spirit, dance a little firefly dance for me Let’s jump on that train called a new experience and ride it to the moon Come on, let’s go Get on Let me take you where few others will dare to … Continue reading

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Perfection

My one tomato It was so perfect and round Red and plump I am not sure if it was juicy, with delicious, or not It just was It was in Southern Italy That we had tasted the most beautiful of … Continue reading

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Droplets

I sat this morning First Asana of the day Looking around the room full of strangers Foreign city, distant place, unknown “Good Morning” I smiled as each person sat on the royal blue mats Ready to begin, ready to engage, … Continue reading

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The peace of wild things by Wendell Berry

When despair grows in me and I wake in the middle of the night at the least sound in fear of what my life and my children’s lives may be, I go and lie down where the wood drake rests … Continue reading

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Roll the Dice

if you’re going to try, go all the way. otherwise, don’t even start. if you’re going to try, go all the way. this could mean losing girlfriends, wives, relatives, jobs and maybe your mind. go all the way. it could … Continue reading

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Slipping Sand

I watch you, there with him Embraced Lovers of mine that have known the heartache of each Understood the great valleys from where we have crawled And the undying heights to which we have gone Lovers I have seen you … Continue reading

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Midnight Sky

I gazed upon the midnight sky Laying flat – quiet Taking it in Taking in you You, quiet too Holding hands Peace encapsulated Peace understood Shot after shot The stars crashed The fireflies danced Your delicate embrace – steadfast embers … Continue reading

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The Wind Howls

She picks me up, twirls me, caresses me, startles me, Placing me far away from what I have known How have I grown? I see her coming and cower for a moment, Paralyzed by the fear that I will be … Continue reading

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