Summer of Love

Summer of Love

Since it’s National Poetry Day today, I thought I’d post one of my happier pieces, since tragedy is usually more my thing. It was fun writing it, and it genuinely makes me smile. Kinda like this: 😀 — LY. There’ll be a summer our summer where one plus... Read more
The Blackbirds’ Song

The Blackbirds’ Song

I’m writing this letter without addressing it to you, because it’s being written for you, to you, and without you, for you’re not here to read it. The pencil called me this evening – the white one with the chrome nib. The one I bought, you... Read more
Lament of a Broken Teacher

Lament of a Broken Teacher

Something’s amiss because this puzzle is causing me a great deal of puzzlement as there’s clearly a piece I’m missing. I can’t see it. Maybe it’s hidden amongst my puffs of frustration; or maybe it’s hidden amongst the fluff of my personality; my smile and how I look... Read more
Lament of a Broken Teacher

I Can’t Fault You

My teeth are intact, and my jaw remains in one piece; I can’t fault you, because I can still muster the courage to smile. Your strikes didn’t scar, and I only flinched a little bit; I can’t fault you, because I can still manage an embrace. My... Read more

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