... that you've built yourself today.
Because we must.
Why we stand there.
The night she didn’t come home He had made her a perfect dinner He had rehearsed his apology over and over He was going to make it right Her favorite food Her favorite wine Ready at the time she would normally be home Watching the time Waiting He knew he had been wrong So he … Continue reading "The Night She Didn’t Come Home"
The daily battles that we fight Are what our lives are, in the end The horrors of the past we hide The present dooms that might impend And as the days and years go by We list events out, name and date And hear the dove of mourning cry For all the lucklessness of fate For death … Continue reading "The Daily Battles"
There’s menace in the marigolds And secrets in the flowers; The stamen and the sepal now Have preternatural powers The gift of golden nature Is a trap to snare our eyes; It’s when we stand the most enthralled We’re nearest our demise