It’s Always About Me

Didn't you know I'm the greatest there is?  It's true. I'm the smartest, the best-looking, everyone's best friend My ideas always work, I know this for a fact they do They're so good I just have to tell you so your mind bends Everybody would just love to have me around, trust me Why? It's always… Continue reading It’s Always About Me

Plight of the Damned

A worried mother, a devoted lover of another One is in battle; two are set to join the third The two set to join in:  brothers But old history makes the lines blurred; facts obscured The lovers wish to unite in marriage; the soldier knows of the rift All he can do is watch from… Continue reading Plight of the Damned

Complications of the Heart

via Daily Prompt: Complication A mother whose mind is unbalanced Says words to a beloved son she now regrets For that son, it was as if she was an assassin An assassin of his heart, his mind, of his soul Eternally be forgotten Never to be forgiven Never to be honored Never to be remembered Photo… Continue reading Complications of the Heart

Failed Villains

I have a secret passion - besides blogging. Fus Ro DAH...!  If you know what that means, you KNOW what I'm talking about. Skyrim.  Yes, I am a "gamer."  I do play the RPG types of video games (role play games for those not into that sort of thing).  But I also play... Drum roll please...?… Continue reading Failed Villains

Darkness of A Reflection

via Daily Prompt: Silhouette The woman, luxuriously dressed, coifed and made up Beyond stunning, glorious as a sea of buttercups Regal, stoic, eloquent and intelligent, elegant Proud, distant, often condescending and arrogant   Yet not so long ago, this boastful, regal, arrogant regal woman Would scarcely be recognized; a figment of one's imagination A nobody;… Continue reading Darkness of A Reflection

My Dream – Mine

Had a dream of a husband, kids and being a stay at home mom...until the kids were at school.  We were in a large house in an upper-middle-class residential neighborhood in the Upper Midwest.  The schools were superb, the neighbors were excellent, crime was non-existent, the streets were wide and no cars were ever on… Continue reading My Dream – Mine

Faces or Facades

  Faces Full faces, fat faces, gaunt faces, frightening faces, festive faces, freaked-out faces Plastered on Paris, shellacked on signs, tagged on trains, brushed onto billboards Painted with spray painting, painted by hand painting, painted pumped with air painting Robust reds, vibrant violets, beautiful blues, gorgeous greens or golds, bold black borders Bizarre backgrounds like Dali,… Continue reading Faces or Facades

Something I Forgot

I lost it.  Completely. My will, broken, shattered.  My focus vanished.  My desire to do anything?  Pfft! Gone.  I began to wonder "Why?"  Why I lost that job that looked so promising.  Why I had to move when it wasn't even me that was at fault - I was set to be homeless, thanks to the government… Continue reading Something I Forgot

Bird With A Broken Wing

https://dailypost.wordpress.com/2017/10/15/ascend/ A heartbreaking sight; the winged gift from the gods fall from heaven Injuries from overuse, yes but mostly from Man and it's disgraceful What majesty bears in such amazing feats in the skies; such a blessing To see the wings of a majestic bird in flight; oh, so graceful Glorious.  Beautiful.  Majestic.  Poetry in… Continue reading Bird With A Broken Wing