I Don’t Need A Thesaurus To Write Poetry


I don’t need a thesaurus to write poetry
I merely take the beauty out of the air
Fragrant thoughts etched into paper
A humble love to remind her you still care


Peeling Away Your Silly Girl Clothes


Peeling away your silly girl clothes

Not knowing a change is going to come

Overreacting to your latest slight

How many more nights till you’re numb

Fold away your college sweater, dear

Release your one-dimensional dream

The Californian sun has set

Strings coming apart at the seams

Rotten hotel room carpet remind of him

Walk away to brighter possibilities now

Know you deserve much more

Fade into your mind to discover how