LOST (for Poetry Jam)

There was a father he loved his children he worked day and night to make their future certain They needed to have wealth so he believed that they would not suffer the poverty of his own childhood. His children asked for toys and treats “there’s no money,” he always complained, “for rainy days, they haveContinue reading “LOST (for Poetry Jam)”

SILENCE

Silence surrounds me as a fortress surrounds a castle strong, impenetrable, imposing warding off attacks from all sides silence surrounds me I am safe and alone.   ~~~~~ While I was cleaning up my drawer, I found this draft of a poem that I wrote more than a decade ago when I was single, working,Continue reading “SILENCE”