He was kind and he cared
for all his wonderful friends
a very special man
one of the people I knew
my genuine friend
often when there were
no e-mails from me
he asked "Are you an okay?"
I like this friend a lot
he had a heart of Gold
in today's world so cold
there are not too many around
to say, "Hello and how do you do?"
But he was different,
AN ACCIDENTAL ENCOUNTER
There came a point when he started to feel bloody silly.
By the time he had accidentally on purpose trotted past the entrance to her farm three times.
This could go on forever. When ever he managed to get away - which was very rare - the chances were poor indeed that she should happen to be coming in or out. It was more...
Dark skies approaching - again
I stand nonchalantly under our front porch, provisionally sheltered from the first onslaught.
The Louisiana skies are darkening ominously. A gray and black sheen is appearing in the distance now. It's unnatural. And so was the eerie silence earlier on. That's changing now, as the wind has come up. Cloud riders, the half crazed celestial...
I feel moved by the beauty of a liar.
What do you think of that, Mother?
You worked so hard to
instill in me a "healthy"
fear and superiority over
"the Other." Are you surprised to
discover that I look at my
reflection and find
my brother, or worse, through this darkly
mirrored image I see human nature's curse?
How do you feel knowing that monsters awe me?
Ha ha, hypocrite.
Sit alone. Hit, hit, throwing your fit.
Then, in public,
Counsel the sick with truth and wit.
Lovingly spew, but feel none of it.
A riot, to be sure.
But then, you don't pretend to be pure.
You simply know the cure
and can't endure your own advice.
Veins turn cold as ice as you sit and slice yourself to bits.
A pity in your pit; you see but cannot...
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