Happy Father's Day

  You don't get to gravitate fear out of your children anymore. I have let go and move away from you enough to let you instill fear in me anymore. And you will be punished. You will be reprimanded. You will be spoken to in a firm decisive way.  ...

Wish You Were Here

I couldn't face it I couldn't face this place Or rather I didn't want to    After such a significant loss After such a significant life  Such a beautiful caring life  Left our lives   I could not focus on anything We all...

In Those Twelve Years

  She continued on Every year Mothering Grandmothering  But how I thought The Day Before Yesterday How did she  Seemingly Saunter on   There must have been An ache She knew— A Deep Harrowing  Ache  ...

In These Twelve Days

  It starts with a gray notion [Day 1] Heavily greened trees Filtering blue sky   How did she breathe   Tall, tall green grasses   A gray notion, indeed How she must have missed him— Is all I can think about   ...

But, But

  He is on the verge of dressing well, his pompous ass. How he is successful is baffling and yet not unknowing. His wife was beautiful, how so no one knows; He coveted her so endearingly.    He seemed to always become the bully of the pact,...