A Plea to a Narcissistic Man


Who is that hollow man? Does he know how the mighty have fallen? He needs to stop chasing the wrong things, You are not always right Do you even know, “The Seven Rules of Life”? He who reigns within himself Cannot find his own heart And cannot have absolute mastery of himself Many of us fear your kind of man. People ask, Have you no … Continue reading A Plea to a Narcissistic Man

A Found Poem – Closing National Poetry Month


  A Found Poem   Flightless wings know very well Authenticity lives in death The song of May reminds us that Mother’s Day is near and a Mother’s fear grows more today Because The Promised Land no longer sows Bluebells in the sunshine Beside the old Trail of Hope Where I used to collect my dreams one by one But despite the awful things That … Continue reading A Found Poem – Closing National Poetry Month

Quotes that could have been poems


Photo by Melba Christie   (c) 2012   Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself and know that everything in this life has a purpose.” Elisabeth Kubler-Ross   “I merely took the energy it takes to pout and wrote some blues.” – Duke Ellington   “If you are yourself at peace, then there is at least some peace in the world. Then share … Continue reading Quotes that could have been poems