Messages in bottles

Picked a tea

leaf from

the bush

(my tree

of knowledge)

turned it over

read its life line

found out

what it means Continue reading Messages in bottles


My yearbook

Didn’t buy

a high school





‘I’d regret it someday’

I didn’t hate school


in the beginning

my first year of high school

I was involved in track

and cross-country

in my sophomore year

I don’t know why


sometime later in high school

I started hating Continue reading My yearbook

Poet laureate

We love their work. The poet laureate. Their readings become part of who we are. Yes, they are not here anymore. But, it wasn’t so long ago that they were alive and kicking, writing their thing. To name just a few of the worthy, honor goes to Continue reading Poet laureate