Interpreting Contrasts – in 9 lines for NaPoWriMo

NaPoWriMo Day 9 Lackluster grey roofs preserve stereotype spirits Breathtaking mountains seek revenge from kindered skies Sharp paper cuts, sleek, patterned drops of blood Crumbling, spouting intestines scattered the searing blast Graffiti walls, salute fallen heroes with bold question scripts Lacquered posters, address ‘greatness’ in awkward strokes Golf course weekends, tousled together for work WickerContinue reading “Interpreting Contrasts – in 9 lines for NaPoWriMo”

and then there were none

The Armory Tour Part 6 NaPoWriMo Day 6   Illuminated spectral Minimal grace a televised death festival   Sweepstakes brutality Tuxedo diplomacy a leadership in frugality   Soothing lavender Embellished cannabis a fragrance in the choking whimper   Porcelein white Frozen permanence a devastation study for the erudite   Decorated morgue Induced glow a hauntedContinue reading “and then there were none”

Unfortunate Redemption

The Armory Tour Part 5 NaPoWriMo Day 5   My life craved a constructive meaning           Break through needed from a motley prosaic Awaiting a kindling of cure and healing           Incandescence deprived, emotionally archaic   They engaged my demons           Indulged my questions, promised new prisms I encountered friendship, connections became my beacon  Continue reading “Unfortunate Redemption”

Extreme Fission

  The Armory Tour Part 4 NaPoWriMo 2017   Running streaks decorate her face Creating shadows like intricate wedding lace Glowing sky, screaming in rage Why does my flycatcher need a cage? Rivers weep an exorcized stream Contrasting mosaic highlighted by sunbeams Digging deep, the earth ignites Spouting dragon teases the northern lights Gods forgivingContinue reading “Extreme Fission”


I The Armory Tour Part 1 NaPoWriMo Day 2   Almond biscotti sticks, crumbling coarse sign posts Flour thick layer, an after-bombing residue Tablespoon of essential oil, penetration of evil pride Electric mixer speed, grinding reminder of Auschwitz Raisins a handful, moist eyes and disconsolate tears Toasted walnut flakes, shards of shrapnel embedded Apple ciderContinue reading “AfterTaste”

The Epitaph Bridge – 26 journeys’

The Armory Tour Part 1 NaPoWriMo Day 1 –  Apple of our eyes, stay forever sweet Born to be a poem, your rhyming thirteen years Ceremonial colors in life, death richer red Dancing footsteps tiny free, glide across sky’s now Even today she waits, warm bun in hand Freedom is now yours, you smile toothlessContinue reading “The Epitaph Bridge – 26 journeys’”