Tag Archives: Poetic Ponderings

A Net Full of Eels

A Net Full of Eels For Hoyt Slippery eels sliding through the net holes the mesh, somewhat large, it can’t contain them all. Suspended, how they eye the water world of survival far below. With all their strength and agility, … Continue reading

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Pictures in a Box

Pictures in a Box Pictures in a box just laying flat in the dark, how long has it been since I opened that drawer; since I went back and listened to what they were saying? “Look!” This was you and … Continue reading

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Winter Coat

Adriana – Oil on Panel | Artist Jeremiah J. White Winter Coat  ************* My mother’s winter coat falls on its own in the back of a closet on a warm day in June in a country she never knew; never … Continue reading

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Nice

Nice Someone told me, the night before last,that, my poem I read to him was nice.Perhaps he meant it as a compliment,in an understated way,but I took it as a death sentence.the harshest penalty…Nice? Oh, have I come to this … Continue reading

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So Sensitive

If you have heard all your life,”Oh you are just so sensitive” Is it a curse to lament or a gift from the Higher Giver? Maybe a bit of both, still I would not change my easily shattered ways. I … Continue reading

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Life in Monochrome

Life in Monochrome All we see are the shadows, the projections the sun paints across the world. Our vision of reality is as pale as tree branches outlined in grey waving on the walls, just a monochrome of real life … Continue reading

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Nights At The Big Top

Nights At The Big Top   We swing towards each other and then swing back… like a high flying circus act, I’m afraid if I jump, you will lose your grip. I’m afraid if I show what I’m feeling, I … Continue reading

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Playing With Time

Playing With Time We can play with Time if we want, because Time plays with us. Makes us feel that a week could not possibly have passed that fast. It make us feel young when we are old, Makes us … Continue reading

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Pool

Pool This body of water was so much more than a liquid luxury, blue when the sky was blue, the clouds floated on its surface… the reflections of the sun, coated branches of a tree, in vibrating… illuminating points and … Continue reading

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