Could Have Been Me

I once came home from drinking and then passed out on the floor. I lost my paycheck gambling. My wife declared a war. She kept herself quite busy while I slept so very sound. She’d left for work when I woke up, there was no one around. I had a cup of coffee when...

Blood on the Flag

Our freedom is not fought for greed but to repel men’s evil seed. The terror of the lies all told stretch forth with tentacles of cold. Our mind’s imagination gives horror to the life we live. Each day is tested, status – tense, as we pray for some...

Narcissists are Always Right

They’re always right and never wrong, just nod your head and play along. If you don’t do it quite their way, your life will suck, they’ll make you pay. They have excuses for their acts, belittles with just half the facts. You never can live up to...

Texting Woes

I hear your tune across my phone, it beckons me to text. You’re mad if I don’t answer you, but my life has been hexed. I’m healing from my broken arm, that I just got last week. I text while my dog stopped to pee along a slippery creek. My...

Hurry Up, But Wait

I went to see the doctor on the day ‘fore yesterday. The appointment was at eight o’clock to see what he would say. I waited in his office for, oh just about two hours; so, by the time I saw his face, my mood had turned quite sour. He sent me to the...