On Writing a Poem When I write a poem The words leap from my heart At least for the most part Sometimes they prance into my brain swaddled in deep emotions. It may be that they simply trot into my soul this is when spiritual energy takes its toll Sometimes they appear to describe … Continue reading On Writing A Poem – A Poem A Day
This has been my mantra for a long time. I have written on the subject many times and always introduced poetry in my class by writing this statement on the chalkboard and waiting for reactions. Here is a new poem I wrote last night. Poetry is life: And, Life is poetry! It is in your quiet tiptoe across the room to surprise your lover. It’s … Continue reading Poetry is life; life is poetry!
The older I get The more I think about my journey on that one way road I count the seeds I should have sown and all the dreams I abandoned on the crossroads Sometimes my brain just wants to explode There are so many mysteries yet to decode and memories begin to erode. I think about time all the time. Days fly by minutes and … Continue reading The Older I Get