A Bridge with a View

I cross it twice almost each day, But never stop, and never stay To look at what this vision holds. I’m always late, or it’s too cold.   Today’s the day to right that wrong, I won’t waste time, I won’t be long. I’ll stand right here, halfway across, My hands upon this wall of … Continue reading

My Valentine

Here’s yet another silly poem, but hey, it’s Valentine’s Day!  I’ll stop soon I swear…   My Valentine, It’s been twenty-nine Times our love’s gone round the sun.   My Valentine, Glad that you’re still mine Like we’d only just begun.   My Valentine, Remember that first time When you came to my fair isle? … Continue reading

Why look back?

Why look back At the road that’s closed? The barrier’s down, You’re out of luck. It’s a no-go zone, It’s here you’re stuck.   Why look back At the road once walked? The should-haves, could-haves Make no sense. There’s nothing now, But the present tense.   Why look back At the road you took? You’re … Continue reading

To a House

Great ugly block of concrete bricks. Yer driveway strewn with leaves and sticks. That stupid trailer on the grass, Still taunting me each time I pass.   Two rows of logs outside the door, When they are gone we’ll stack two more. A lopsided sign to welcome youse Whose entrance in our home we choose. … Continue reading