How Smart I Used To Be

I used to be quite a bit smarter I feel it whenever I’m stressed For seizures have mangled some brain cells And old age has taken the rest I think I was once a Rhodes Scholar And I won a Nobel one Fall – I’m pretty sure I was once smarter But now I just … Continue reading "How Smart I Used To Be"

Anna Remembers

She felt a tear form in her eye – For those she’d known in days gone by When she was young and hale and strong And when the future still seemed long For now her days are fraught with ache With muscles frail and bones that break Back then, though, she was young and free And … Continue reading "Anna Remembers"

The Forgotten Door

I stopped my car halfway between Atlanta and my destination At a parking lot shared by a gas station and restaurant To refuel both my vehicle and myself The day was very bright and warm The restaurant was very dim and cool And as I entered, I saw red plush carpet and red walls Red candles … Continue reading "The Forgotten Door"