Category Archives: Poetry, of sorts

TIME FOR A TIME OUT

Well here I go, against my own will, tiptoeing into the political arena once more.  I promised myself that I would not do this again because it only gets people agitated and hostile.  But mine is a neutral stand, more … Continue reading

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A BIRD STOPS BY

A Yellow Crowned Night Heron stopped by the house. Certainly more welcomed than a live-in mouse. My wife told me there were two of them yesterday. I guess one has flown off and gone some other way. This one was … Continue reading

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DECISIONS DECISIONS

Well, here I go again looking at the door. I know I’ve been down this road before. Like the glass of water question posed Is the door half open or half closed? I have said most of what I have … Continue reading

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A POEM ABOUT TIME…AGAIN!

I admit it, I am hung up on time. I spend way too much time thinking about time. At my age you begin to watch time go, sometimes day by day. Each day I awaken and for a brief moment … Continue reading

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THOUGHTS ON A HOSPITAL ROOM CEILING

I really wish I­­­ were a much smarter person. I would make it my goal to try to figure out how people—all people—can somehow transition their brains to work together in a positive, supportive mode…and that negative, disruptive, combative behavior … Continue reading

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A MOUSE IN MY MOUTH

Ok, I know you are excited, me too.  It’s been a while since my need to rhyme stirred within me and forced out yet another compelling conglomeration of nonsense.  Hey, this stuff keeps me out of the nursing home and … Continue reading

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MY GRANDSON’S POEM

If you are a parent you no doubt have devoted some time management to the space on the refrigerator door.  Located here are the family art gallery, the kids’ literary archives and the photo shoots featuring trophies and medals won. … Continue reading

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OH NO…ANOTHER POEM!

It’s been over a week since I posted my last blog. That’s mainly because in my mind there’s a clog. I have had a few other things to keep me busy Some have even had me in a bit of … Continue reading

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BACK IN RIVER CITY AND LOVIN’ TROUBLE!

Every once in a while you bump into something from your childhood that totally takes you away to a different plateau, one far away from your current foundation. It is exhilarating, refreshing, nostalgic and just plain wonderful. Memories of the … Continue reading

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Holy Crap, Back Already!

It seems I just took down the­ Christmas Lights. I do not believe it’s been 365 days and nights. So here once more I’m testing bulbs and untangling wire With hopes of illuminating the house to my hearts’ desire. I … Continue reading

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