Category Archives: Prose

Hourglass Eyes

Time spent upon reflectionsLosses take their tollIt’s hard to face rejectionNegatives corrupt one’s soulWisdom is gained through perceptionWhen using hourglass eyes Chasing illusions filled with dreamsReality comes as the money goesLife is a circus of choices madeAs we fight to maintain controlEach action faces its oppositeUntil you have nothing at allPrisons made by our own [read more]

The Nature Of Time

I am free! Able to go where the wind takes me. Directed by its strength until it steps aside, replaced by its opposite.Suddenly with a howl, a flurry of great magnitude takes place, covering all in its embrace.Then, just as suddenly, it relinquishes its hold and is gone. I am no longer free! I now [read more]


Traffic is comparable to life, constant surprises at every turn and at times something or someone stops you in your tracks. The trick is to travel safely from point “A” to “B” without mishap. 99% of the time we are able to do so without much difficulty. However, every now and then you will bottom [read more]

Broken Windows

Shopping through a broken window.Stuck behind a closed door.Empty stares; broken dreams.Depression bites some more. Hallways with locked doors.A window with a view.Faces change; events rearrange.Pick yourself up once more.Misperception with perception.Reality with a “kiss”.Thoughts arrange; paths change.Are you ready for more?Candy served after meal time.Stories told by the score.Phone rings; announcer sings.Visitors please use [read more]

Take me as I am

Take me as I amI am a humble manTorn in many waysBut I have heartGiving all awayWaiting for loveI am filled with hope Take me as I amI am a fallen manOne who has diedIn many waysGiving for the sake of allSo that othersMay not fail nor fall Take me as I amA man filled [read more]

True Meaning Of Circus

Traveling here, there and everywhere! The sounds of laughter, the smell of hot dogs, pretzels and popcorn fill the air! Suddenly all goes quiet and a large clear voice begins to spin a tale of mesmerizing detail with the assistance of Shriners, cast, props and crew. Lights, music, food and good will are in abundance. [read more]

My Devil Inside

How can I heal inside?Hanging onto my foolish pride?How I do waste awayNot sharing what I can sayIn silence I do hideI find it hard to confideTrust is a serious thingBut I give away nothingHow I ignore my painThat drives me quite insaneWhy can’t I share my art?Because I simply fear my heartSlowly I embrace [read more]

Puppet On A String

Moving in all directionsA puppet on a stringWhen the master pullsYou get into the swingYou don’t control a single thing Age has taken it’s tollStill a puppet on a stringWhen the master pullsIts hard to get into the swingYaYou still don’t control a single thing Suddenly your time has comePlaced upon a shelfYour strings are [read more]

Plenty of angels in the sky

As the sun was shining downFrom up above in the bright blue skyEveryone was at peace, filled with loveEnjoying the sun, Haiti styleDealing with their daily livesUnder the Peace of tranquil skiesSuddenly there was rumblingNowhere to run…No place to hide…Why did this disaster have to happen?They did not have to die…God is not greedy…He already [read more]

The Silent Tide

Trying so hard to live each dayI reach on out and give things awayTrying to help others find their wayEmbracing the moment as it slips awayPulled in all directions yet I have no sayAs I sleep thoughts begin to gain swayCompulsive actions I try to hold at bay Searching, creating and letting goWords never truly [read more]