An Elegy for a Diabetic Toe

You were such a fighter, We thought you were going to make it… And here we are – today – saying goodbye. You were always there, Providing support and balance. Maybe we took you for granted, And for that, we’re sorry. We didn’t mean to. Life without you is going to be so strange, There will be a void like …

Rant

This is old and it feels like a losing battle, that I would get further banging my head against the wall. At least the wall will eventually dent. It won’t understand but at least it will budge. More than I can say for you and everyone else who has decided to treat me like shit because I was born the …

A Journey

A journey into darkness “The Enlightened Ones” Solicit the god’s wisdom. Angels and demons Sing To the spirt of The Goddess Gaia, Back from the dead, Yearning for Abundance without suffering.   This poem was the result of an interesting writing assignment where we were given magazines to cut words and lines out of to use to compose a poem. …

String of Tears

Originally published on Writers Cafe in 2008. Was inspired by a picture I found of a raindrops or teardrops strung together with needle and thread. I wish I could find the image again to put here. This poem generated it’s share of poems as people wanted to put it in poetry collects, with the catch that I pay to have …