Like a leaf

The window blows and knocks the dream Well past full-bright distinction And wallows in the afternoon Perusing fact or fiction She rises up and like a leaf Floats the breeze beyond her And nestles in the creviced seam Of triumph over yonder

Happy

I sat up in bed With a cold in my head And stinging in fingers and toes   I’d been asleep for a week Feeling sick – couldn’t speak And constantly blowing my nose   My breath was a bit off And I had a bad cough And I struggled to shower and eat   … Continue reading Happy

Suddenly

Suddenly, Something comes Of what wasn’t before And a life is portrayed From an empty canvas   The brush weaves a magic Unknown today It weaves a desire Of affected dismay   Dismay that is lost In the brightest surround Allowing for miracles Yet to be found   In what was seen As a darkened … Continue reading Suddenly

The children

They would canoodle and swoodle and oodle and boodle and cajole and rumble and fall   They’d get up and they’d play and dance every which way and entice everyone each one and all   They would complain when they’d suffer some pain and bruises and oozes and which   But they’d always get well … Continue reading The children