Archive for May, 2012

Dreams Like That

We’re doing alright, but I know that isn’t the case with a lot of folks. Times are tough for some, and tougher for others. This little poem kind of barged into my head yesterday when I was taking my morning walk; the one without the dog. I actually wrote one after my walk with her earlier—about biscuits—but I’m saving it for another time. Anyhow, this one ought to make you think. Let me know. Read the rest of this entry »

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Simple Math

When I was in my twenties (yes, that was a long time ago), our nation was struggling with high unemployment, government over-spending, and a bad economy. A friend asked me what I thought the problem was, and I said, “There’s no doubt in my mind what the problem is; our government is too big, it’s broken, and it can’t be fixed.” Read the rest of this entry »

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Can You See Me Now? ~ May 31

Can You See Me Now?

Most bad things happen in the dark. Read the rest of this entry »

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Light My Fire! ~ May 30

Light My Fire!

I’m fixin’ to light things up! Read the rest of this entry »

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Dreaming Downhill

Sometimes a thought comes at you broadside and knocks you for a loop. You start thinking about things, and pretty soon you’re sitting on the curb with your head in your hands. Eventually, you shake it off and finish the walk home; then write it down and show it to the world. A few of them will actually read it. Read the rest of this entry »

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This is Some Heavy Stuff! ~ May 29

This is Some Heavy Stuff!

But there’s a simple key to help us make sense of it all! Read the rest of this entry »

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Troubles, Trials, and Heartaches? ~ May 28

Troubles, Trials, and Heartaches?

They’re only temporary setbacks. Read the rest of this entry »

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Filled With Joy and Laughter! ~ May 27

Filled With Joy and Laughter!

I want to live in a world like that! Read the rest of this entry »

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All Wide-eyed and Loving Me

Claudia has the evening shift at the dVerse Poets Pub tonight, hosting Poetics: Fun Fair and has invited us to write about the fair. You know, the one with all the rides and booths and good stuff to eat. So, naturally, I took a trip back in time and came up with the following. I hope you enjoy it! Read the rest of this entry »

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It’s How We Were Raised! ~ May 26

It’s How We Were Raised!

Things, money, and possessions are good! Read the rest of this entry »

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