Knowledge of Self – A Poem

What if seasonal beginnings where winged metaphors, Like the pink lady is to a kaleidoscope of butterflies, Hovering in the pupae metamorphosis of chrysalis, Where knowledge of self, like emerging Monarchs Take crowned flight from one season to another. Or, like the Andromeda plant, its coat of many colors From stem to branch paint gardensContinue reading “Knowledge of Self – A Poem”

Stones to the Sea – A Poem

Encroaching waves decked in shovel shoes, Build history kingdoms in wet sand dunes. Waves as scoops sculpting stone cornices, Renovate shoreline pillars raising Atlantis. Collecting wood to frame concrete pylons, Squalls, shape sand into walls of Babylon, Brick laying civilization until Agamemnon. Atop these kingdoms, the quest flag of peace Ripples through history like stonesContinue reading “Stones to the Sea – A Poem”

23.5 Degrees – A Poem

What is fall’s allure, Or Spring’s vapor, That bliss enamors. Nostalgia’s tonal rift Of seasonal drift. Or, can it be The familiar movement, Of the body’s inner core The earth does on mass, Tilting us all 23.5 degrees From our core; its core. A shepherded change, A fearless exchange, A terrestrial portal The earthly pinContinue reading “23.5 Degrees – A Poem”

Anonymity – A Poem

Innocence of guilt in the purgatory of penitence, Subjects of selfless contrition; the writer’s abundance Robed in anonymity, that readers themselves may see, In a world where creativity courts celebrity proximity; Words, rhymes, hidden alcoves romancing anonymity Spritz syllable perfume from veils of transparency – Counting pen names, avatars and pseudonyms – Delicious cloaks ofContinue reading “Anonymity – A Poem”