Momento Vivere

    eheu fugaces labuntur anni                Alas, the fleeting years slip by     in ictu oculi                                             In the blink of an eye     sic vita est      […]

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Impenetrable

    Your silence says it all, it wasn’t what I wanted to hear. I won’t keep waiting for your call, when you make it crystal clear. The rejection hurt like hell, I can still feel the sting. I loved you, I really fell, now there’s no hope eternal to spring. My broken heart must […]

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And Then It Hit Me

  And then it hit me, a touch and a look in your eyes. A spark lit me, I longed for hello’s, dreaded goodbyes                                                                […]

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Unsettled

  Onward with no direction, only to wander aimless. My dimly lit perception, of places and faces; nameless. With restless abandon, I strode, hurling cautions wind, hear it howl. On the road of ruin, I rode, ever perilous on the prowl.   This lone kingdom I reign, where subjects, not a single soul. I haunt […]

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I Knew A Man

    April 1, 1945, was both Easter Sunday and April Fools Day. My father, a 20-year-old member of the 6th Marine Division, was aboard a troop landing craft, heading straight to the shores of the heavily fortified island of Okinawa. Approaching the beaches with a mixture of fear, eagerness and uneasy anticipation; these feelings […]

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Haiku Redo 93-96

  Tree Of Knowledge The tree of knowledge we were curious creatures we longed to know   Eve and The Apple Original sin took a bite of that apple was that temptress Eve   The Fatal Fruit He gave us free will in a garden full of fruit hungered for a taste Footsteps Echo Out […]

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Haiku Redo 89-92

  An Open Road Need to get away driving down the interstate the open road calls The Midnight Hour I waited for you was long past the midnight hour just me and the moon Sailing Crossing the oceans sailing around the world circumnavigate Darkness and You I can reach for you in the blackness you are […]

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