those strange wonderful nights they shared capturing a firefly behind their darkened home in a little bottle they decorated in the faded gloam in a  little bottle they held, they compared

The Garden of Secrets

I heard tale of a girl who became disillusioned with her life Her mother says it was school Her teachers say it was her home Her friends say it was something else entirely They say she found a secret garden filled with all the flowers…

Feeling Low

Oh, If I have been feeling low, feeling low, feeling low Leaps and Bounds emotions flow feeling low, feeling low, feeling low And if I ever lose my hope, going slow, stop to grow, Oh if I ever lose my hope, Oh if… I won’t…

Beware the Moonshadow

The old tales speak of the moonshadow, following after the farmers in full moon’s light Don’t be fooled by the reaper disguised, as the shadow cast by the full moon’s light   There’s work to do but it can wait Leave the plough, bring the…

Listen to the Song

Listen to the song, child. Find it in my heart. Hear it in my ears. Sing with my voice. Listen to the song, child, To the rhythm and sway. Listen loudly And then hide away. Listen to the song, child. Find your way. Keep listening,…

Nothingness

Tonight, dark as nothing; Empty as empty. If I have to go on without any strength Left in my bones, just to keep up With this headache, I will. I know I’ll be in the company of the empty.  

10. Imagine

being voiceless projecting everything instead with your fingers would that not be liberating?

Morning Coffee

A hush had fallen over the house electric coffee pot brewing grab the canteen from the shelf fill to fuel your adventure for the day as you survey the fog hovering over the concrete blocks down by the dock silvery in the moonlight waning as…

Damned (Hour 10)

It’s been 10 years since I stood under a midnight sky, sand beneath my feet, watching the fog linger above the ocean waves, while boats of all sizes swayed at their dock. I dreamt of getting lost within that fog, of diving beneath the surface…