Category Word Play

Some Have, Some Will

~~~~~ Some have called me crazy, so many things worse. Some have called me lazy; work smarter no curse. Some have called me hazy; as I accept the diverse. Some have called me mazy; they’re sure I rehearse. Some have called me liberal; I always seek to give. Some have called me gullible; that’s not […]

Soon Remember

~~~~~ Soon, we will return home, again, With nothing but time to spend. We dream of places to roam, then Watch the tube, read a book, pretend. Though how we’ve lived until now, Makes us feel guilty for shirking. Want to produce; we don’t know how. Remember, what we did wasn’t working VOTE, November 3, […]

Do You Surmise?

Do You Surmise? ~~~~~ I get so very few likes or comments. I don’t know what I’m doing wrong. I know I will sound weak if I lament; Not for satire, opinion, short or long. I realize all of my verses are not gems. I am sure that some stink up the joint, Still, I […]

Simple Complexity ~ Complex Simplicity

Simple Complexity ~ Complex Simplicity ~~~~~ Why then must poetry’s meaning be couched, Like the imagined sea-sound heard in a shell? May fleeting beauty, convoluted truth be vouched, Said simply and offered crystal-clear from a well? Will it help if I use night to presage age or death, Flying birds or sunsets standing in for […]

Ever Live in Fear

Ever Live in Fear ~~~~~ How will we decide what to do, what to think, what we’ll think, In a world of conflicting opinions, way too much information? While we caper and cavort blindfolded, oh, so close to the brink, Believing we’re so ordinary, nothing extraordinary can be done. When actions are performed beyond the […]

Falling Fast

Falling Fast ~~~~~ The words friable and frangible myriad might find intangible. They’re too specific and esoteric. And, certainly less manageable than our good old atmospheric. Though atmosphere, I’ve found, moves, never sticks around. It provides no solid ground Much like friable, frangible, it just might let you down. ~~~~~ Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is […]

I Don’t Know

I Don’t Know ~~~~~ My spring of words is running low and, I don’t know where I should go. Do I pump a mental handle, start the flow? I can’t figure it out, does anyone know? Perhaps, I must wait till it refills, though, I really want to write something now, so I want it […]

How?

How? ~~~~~ Well, my dogs are barking, now, after taking a really long walk. Although, you may wonder how my feet can bark but cannot talk. ~~~~~ Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is Strength,  Diversity is Unity, Empathy is Empowerment ~~~~~ Please, leave a comment and let me know what you think. See more of my […]

Now

Now ~~~~~ The future is not finished. The future has not begun. It will not be remembered, for the past it has become. ~~~~~ Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is Strength,  Diversity is Unity, Empathy is Empowerment ~~~~~ Please, leave a comment and let me know what you think. See more of my creative offerings and […]

Before

Before ~~~~~ It is time to put people over politics, country over capitulation and world over wealth. ~~~~~ How do we surmise? We have said and done Enough to think we’re wise? Will we know before we’re gone? ~~~~~ Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is Strength,  Diversity is Unity, Empathy is Empowerment ~~~~~ Please, leave a […]