Watery Realms

Wondrous creature filled with grace Swirling cyclone of tentacled arms Whirling about the ocean depths Propelled by fluid emotions Cascading colors that light the way A mystery of form   As different from us, as different could be Yet sparkling with innate intelligence Desiring to play To be caressed Or boredom ensues   Knowledge beyond … Continue reading Watery Realms


Piles of food and holiday cheer Send me running to my room with fear Raised voices and children shouting Chaos and alcohol flowing freely Sometimes I'm ashamed to be me Feels like a pitchfork stabbed into my brain Waiting for the silence, the noise to be over Retreat into myself and searching wildly for cover … Continue reading Thanksgiving