Category Archives: Poetry

Happy Belated St. Patrick’s Day

The day of the shamrock, everyone decked out in green Some people wear outlandish outfits causing quite the scene From corned-beef hash, Irish whiskey and Guinness all around It all seems a little contrived I have found From the wearing … Continue reading

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if tomorrow is the day

If you knew that you would not be here tomorrow Would you spend your last day thinking about yesterday’s sorrow Or thinking of things to do if one more day you could borrow To be honest I am not sure … Continue reading

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Struggling with getting in touch with the Darkness

Trying to focus on things that matter Sometimes hiding behind a mask of laughter Don’t hide behind the falseness of rumor Don’t hide behind a mask of humor Broken voices going ’round inside my head Seeking escape but finding paths … Continue reading

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The Space Shuttle Challenger – Poem

Recently while I was visiting my mother she mentioned she had found something I had written quite a long time ago and wondered if I wanted to take a look at it. Of course I said yes and what she … Continue reading

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Uncertainty and Strength

How can I move forward and encourage others to do the same When what I feel inside is a wave of fear and uncertainty Center myself, flexible, yet strong as a chain Will make undermining thoughts a distant memory

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If I were to leave this world tonight

Disclaimer – This poem is really dark and should not be read lightly.  For Alex who could not be here to read this. If I were to leave this world tonight Release my grip that has been holding tight To … Continue reading

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What Does it Mean to Grow Up?

When I grow up I am going to be – fill in the blank Ever get thoughts of being a pirate and getting to say things like “Walk the Plank” Doctors, nurses, fireman and the like all take up space … Continue reading

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Fence Berries

Ever walked along the street Taking the dog for a nightly stroll To be suddenly stopped short by a tasty treat The object of your watery mouths attention A berry so tasty you just have to eat But wait it … Continue reading

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Ever tried to write a love song The words are hard to come along To dance the dance of masters galore Seems a little to me like a terrible chore To sing a song made to stir the soul Upon … Continue reading

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A Brother’s Love

There is something special about a Brother’s Love It’s not quite like a sister’s, father’s or mother’s It’s not green born of emerald or white of the dove It would always be there if I had my druthers It changes … Continue reading

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