Category: Poem

poem about fear 0

Addiction Is A Common Emotion

Poem Becoming addicted to something really isn’t that hard. It happens everyday. People get addicted to cigarettes. It seems innocent, until it kills you from the inside. I am not addicted to cigarettes. People...

poem about education 0

The Worth of an Education

Poem I dreamt of an invasion Ill treatment of my intellect No sense of my education De-barred from freedom. I dreamt of an invasion Respect of my intellect My thoughts as a tool A...

poetry about thinking 0

Ocean

Poem I am standing at the edge of the water Staring at the invisible horizon And I am but a grain of sand on the beach About to be washed away or returned to...

haibun poem 1

Alone In The Morning

Haibun Sensations. The gurgle of the coffee maker. The hum of the refrigerator. The banging of the pipes as the heat turns on. My reflection off the storm door. The grainy patterns of manufactured...

poetry about separation 0

Stage Direction

Poem Kiss (rewind) Act three comes every night. It’s (soft) fleeting, but my first in years. Hands stroking my hips (nails chewed to the quick). I’m not yours. Was I ever (the sort to...

existential poetry 0

Breathe Freely

Poem   What if I say I am dead before I got to be alive? What if god welcomes you and asks, “How was heaven down there?” Waking up at dawn and listening to...

poetry about time 0

It Means

Poem I wish I could save them all, but what can one do against the wheel of time, against the wall of war, such is the nature of our kind, blessed, cursed, unsure, to...