Silence after silence sets my mood. I circled the roots of life stumbling again only to be resurrected by a brand new day hoping the sunlight will amend my woes. A rare sweet hot December air fills the room, rare indeed. Enter the chilling sensation of the routine, because without it I’d be departing the … More Misplaced Words
You can’t know when the stardust might shine. I’m prettier today, inside out. Jackie amazes me every day. A golden soul.
Over the Top With Pershing The night was dark, the rain came down, The boys stepped off with never a frown. Into the trench all mud and slime, And thousands of miles from their native clime, They took their places in face of death, And waited their turn with bated breath, ‘Til the order came … More Over the Top With Pershing
I have done it again. One year in every ten I manage it—– A sort of walking miracle, my skin Bright as a Nazi lampshade, My right foot A paperweight, My featureless, fine Jew linen. Peel off the napkin O my enemy. Do I terrify?——- The nose, the eye pits, the full set of teeth? … More Lady Lazarus ~ Sylvia Plath