Sapphire Lagoon – A Poem

Soles shift in labored toil portraying diligent effort, Keyboard penmanship typed in mouse discomfort. All-nighters snuffer both ends of the burn candle, Wringing inner ear repeat the woodpecker’s anvil. Unrequited culinary affectations, quick bake flour Into one-sided sandwiches for brunch and dinner. Thirst’s parched whistle, the kettle’s dainty saucer, Harmony’s momentary breather, serenity’s sister. OasisContinue reading “Sapphire Lagoon – A Poem”

Dancing Home – A Caribbean Style Poem

Ocean grey skies clouded noon day, Typical tropical rains on their way. Bus a lime by the corner with you, (bus a lime – to hang out with friends) Here comes the downpour doo doo. (doo doo or doux doux – my dear, darling) Pelting rain trow mango with a splash, (trow – throw, toss)Continue reading “Dancing Home – A Caribbean Style Poem”

Legacy’s Cart – A Poem

Enraptured by sandy shores in memories’ swirling rampart, Of places alive in warm pastels of the mind’s daydream art, Alive today because ancestral prayers of faith did their part. Harnessing the bridled past into iron wheels of horsepower, Driving memory’s adventures to places remembered forever. Journeying beyond those familiar lands adding to their start, SoContinue reading “Legacy’s Cart – A Poem”

Rare Purple Rose – A Poem

Sunset unwraps the sky into a rare purple rose. The pending promissory note of a restful repose. How lucky the ancient woods and sequoia forest, What eons of sunsets has its members witnessed. What mystery stories and legends could they relay, Perhaps waving through the growth of the canopy, To catch the Sun as sheContinue reading “Rare Purple Rose – A Poem”

The bus – A Poem

The bus of wisdom beckons all; But few listen or answer its call. On snail rim turtle tires it rolls, As patience’s collector takes toll. Expecting teachings from the Magi, Secret insights of Solomon’s papyri. Instead, granted the sage old legacy, Unpacking one’s suitcase menagerie – To investigate the query – “who am I.”