He’d heard all that was to be said Mulling over the thoughts in his mind Walking past posted bills On stained haphazard walls How sad it was that no one saw The long trek home Each step heavier, heavier (Hour 22)

Like a Butterfly A Feather Is A

Like a butterfly which I know is a soul of departed That visits every time one misses her presence A feather so delicate is a soul just the same Out of nowhere it floats, when you call out her name As the feather floats and…

Cotton-Candy Land (hour 22, prompt 22)

Once upon a marshmallow morning In a cotton-candy land Children’s laughter everywhere As they did the candy dance Around trees of chocolate kisses At the Skittles rainbow’s end They danced and sang so merrily And held each other’s hands While fairies dusted them with sugar…

Hour Twenty Two- Bed of Lilies

    I am done with looking at this ceiling. It looks like an empty diary to me.   I want to go to that place, Where it has a bed of yellow and white lilies.   I am done with switching sides of this…

Golden Tunnels

A nest of chicks,mouths open,ready to be fed a philosophy for life Hidden in worms dug up in the schoolyard Chirping ‘the journey of life may be easy may be hard’ On bright summer morns An out of tune piano cheering them on Towards blind…

The Wall

A glimpse of the other side gives way to full view. An interloper can observe with circular arguments and telescopic focus the secret garden on the other side. (There is always another side.) Nothing left to the imagination. Perhaps they are rabbit holes. Are they…

Sheltering Wings

A single white feather lets me know you are near. I’ve asked you for signs, but they weren’t always clear. This is a sign that can comfort the doubtful. You have sheltering wings and for this I’m so grateful.  

As a Kid

1. Childhood was long ago, Memories cherished dear, A large, Polish/Catholic family Suddenly, childhood is near.     2. Looking back on family life, Hindsight seems so clear. Traditions marked my childhood, So much more than tears.  

robo@fields

Lush green fields Swaying with the cool breeze With sun shining bright Like gold it shines But does the sunshine spread evenly everywhere? I doubt! And so, rely on the technology These robo@fields do an awesome job Believe me or check it out for yourself…

Ecosystem Assistance

Everyone does what they can. At lease I hope that’s true. Wouldn’t it be great if we had the technology to reverse the effects of plastics in the environment? Wouldn’t it be wonderful If we could? Of course, It’s not enough to take plastic out…