While I Wait for You

    I don’t know you not yet but while I wait for you alone not abandoned not incomplete not unworthy but deserving hopeful prepared I will love myself like […]

One Night in Mobile

  the sun sets with jealous rage a slow watery fireworks painted on oiled canvas it’s cosmic wailing of colored tears a confession it’s illustrious dance pales against the light […]

Tick Tock

My mind rattles With thoughts Like a thousand chattering clocks That grasp and claw With their metal hands No two With the same time Each clack a memory Ticks and […]

What I don’t (2011)

How is it I find my self Short on what I need When I’ve paid so For what I don’t I look around And all I see Are fragments of […]

I will not wait

  I spent the last twenty five years of my life waiting. Waiting for something or someone to give my life meaning. I wait and wait and someone comes along […]

You don’t know me

You don’t know me. Maybe we’ve met or spoken. Maybe you have read what I write. Maybe you only know what it is that I do for you, that I love you, […]

This has not been a recording

My life is not a video To be rewound And replayed On demand Not a collection Of those things that made me laugh Or cry Or rage Not to be […]

i am the wind

Upon red shores Of bloodlet hearts The manifest Divine In search of a single soul Deserving Of the love promised all Seeks Not gods in the heavens But man In the […]

Will you

If I cry Will you look away Will my tears Make you want to run away Or will you Hold me close Hold me tight Tell me everything’s Going to […]

Always

Deep inside He always knew “Always” Was not “forever”       Image from the “Keep on Walking” series by Oystein Sture Aspelund

When I think of you – 1993

The shine of the sun, can not compare to your smile. The summer birds will never hear the song of your eyes. A thousand angels could not quiet the allure […]

Wings

  Those invisible things on your back are wings. You were born with them. They are not there for decoration. They are not an “inconvenience” or a “burden” or some […]

A note to the Universe

What the fuck? That’s not what I meant Were you in some other reality? Intent on another’s discontent? Did I say it wrong? Is there really a way to say […]

Shine

The sun shines brightly whether witnessed in the light of day or obscured in the darkness of Gaia’s shadow Yet even then in the darkest of nights it is reflected […]

Why the cold walks – from 12/30/2014

  This enemy forged from ice threatens the meager armor I wear to protect myself from its invasive presence. It creeps in wherever I let my guard down and assumes […]