Category Archives: Recollections

‘Fields of folly’

Through fields of folly we waltzed; Innocent in our tender youth. Storm clouds were so distant then, just like the unyielding truth. On this fantasy plateau we stood; in our cradle of ignorant bliss. The horrors of life were abstract, … Continue reading

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‘These shoes’

My shoes may look desirable and display the latest brand. Both stylish and fashionable; fine leather stitched by hand. They bring envy at a glance. They inspire oohs and ahhs; but all that glitters isn’t gold. Correlation is not the … Continue reading

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‘Determined sprout’

A sapling needs a guiding light; since the winter is mostly night. To grow up strong, tall, or true? ‘Straight upward’ is best to do. As Winter ends it starts to bud. Spring rain brings heavy floods. A tree adapts … Continue reading

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‘Pride courts an ego’

Gilded with gold. Multi-layered in sin. Pride courts an ego; both thick and thin. Where do ‘we’ stand, as the world spins? That’s not important, after it ends.

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‘We hold the key’

Drosophila. Alveoli. Saying that makes me feel silli. Pagan. Ray-gun. Be on the lookout for Dagon. Depressed. Bequest. You know the wicked won’t rest. Insurrection. Rejection. Evasive answers are a deflection. Rapacious. Tenacious. Cozy can be better than spacious. Undeniable. … Continue reading

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‘The goblet of wrath’

Feel the burn as it pours down your throat; this burning goblet full of wrath. Life has many little ups and downs. Through trial and error we blaze a path. Anger and impatience fester inside. They’ll eat you alive from … Continue reading

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October 31st 1978

  When I was in the six grade, I spent the night with a classmate on Halloween night. Unlike my family that lived in a subdivision, Ronny’s family lived out in the country. We donned our dime-store costumes and headed … Continue reading

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