Daily Archives: July 25, 2013

Being Sixty-Four

Numbers are deceitful, climbing upwards, while inside my head and heart, time has always been the same, much like a game, until I sneak a peek in that brutal mirror.  I find, though, I am not interested in being another … Continue reading

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At My Table

Planning a dinner A few friends smile and sip wine Eat, enjoy, sated   Written for Carpe diem #254/Enthusiasm

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Joy

She smiles, wide eyes sparkle; her hands clasp each other. Joy rings her body like wind chimes. Marry me.   Written for http://poetryblogroll.blogspot.com/verse first/ Close to the source (vivid, visceral, emanates warmth, light, and life of the topic)

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Cool Teens

We thought we were the height of cool Oh, the tans that we’d flaunt in school The secret was, take baby oil, mix with iodine, don’t recoil. Shake until red, our only rule. We greased ourselves like teenage fools, lying … Continue reading

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Your Turn (a double shadorma-forwards, backwards)

United were we, impassioned flames, protesters marched with signs on Washington. You must end this war. Hope that our values passed to next generation. You must act You must speak or prepare to live with war. Written for Poetic Asides … Continue reading

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Mirrored

Autumn leaves mirrored In clear lake their colors float Soon lake fills with fall   Written for Carpe Diem #253/reflection

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Moving In Time

Time never changes Exists differently in minds From youth to old age   Written for http://haiku-heights.blogspot.com/time

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