Tagged: existence

freedom poem 0

The Red Ribbon

Poem   Night music Drifting with a stranger Feeling a slight sense of beautiful danger Trust feels so exciting The world is expanding Smiling at the unknown Dancing, feeling connected Swept away The world...

Smoke 0

Start Smoking Now

Companions surrender ghostlike flesh Feeling Warmth Fading ember Breath Sculpted movement Exploring little cardboard minds Hard to find a heart as hardened – my bruiseless fingers reaching skyward Febrile hunger Clawing blind for air...

flash fiction story 0

A Waiting Game

Flash Fiction   The valley was magnanimous in it’s apathy. Ancients who had sat and lived in it all their lives could look to new arrivals with the comforting communal certainty that the sparsely wooded...

poem about existence 0

Out of Words … a Bunch of Coos

Poem About Existence   1. Words have fled this world, we’re still here as so music, partially at least. 2. There’s no point really, nihilism’s that rare drug, the people can’t use. 3. Pluto...

poem about nature 0

Treehouses

Poem About Nature   Huckleberries Bountiful and almost ripe Cold lake shimmering turquoise Cooling the hot dust and bark Ripple in the water Imperceptible below the mountain Thousands of years tall Rows of trees...

Free Form Poems 1

Forgotten

Free Form Poems   I wanted it all to fade away To take the train across the country Racing along the tracks without a final destination Words’ meanings remaining behind Like relatives on the...

Alone in the Desert 0

93 Million Miles

Our shadows are the only thing That stops sunlight that has traveled 93 million miles from reaching its final destination And when I think I am incapable of impacting change in my tiny, insignificant...

Cloud 0

Showers

Sometimes I feel I am Floating through existence This feeling so numb As if I am a steady cloud Passing over my own self Until it starts to rain And the storm brings me...