Time Away

(First verse) I’m not thinking ’bout summer days. Life’s much better in the grown up phase. Here’s my message told to the world. You’re a helluva throwback, girl. Ask me “Can I get over here?” I made plans, but I think I will. Cancel anything and everything to see her. Lock the door around my … More Time Away


Like a grave robber they came. They crept into my sacred spaces. Was their purpose in my life meant to take me to dark places? Tell me, love, where is they sting? Have I missed you in their faces? All the people meant to bring me countless joy throughout the ages? Still, it rages. Like … More Menagerie

We Salute…

All of the lights that shine. Red and white and blue. I breathe tonight… Because of you. All of the pride I feel. Deep inside of me. I’m free tonight… Because you bleed. All of the freedom that transcends… Without your courage… Would not exist. I can never repay you. I can only remain true… … More We Salute…

Le Baiser

I’ve seen the lights of City Center on July the fourth. I’ve walked through snow in cold of winter near the Kansas north. I watched the world spin ’round the sun until the moon’s eclipse. ….but nothing done has tasted sweeter than to touch your lips. I’ve loved and lost and learned to love the … More Le Baiser


Why are you searching? Why are you incomplete? Why are you certain you’re imperfect and cannot compete? What is your purpose? What is this fatal sting? What was the reason you’re believing you’re not anything? I’ve seen your every change. I’ve seen your every chance. I’ve seen the rain after the pain makes even rivers … More Celestial

Worry The Moon

I won’t worry the moon. If you won’t stay in the room. Maybe we quit too soon. We let our fits balloon. I won’t shed any tears. If you won’t share any years. Maybe love faded to fears. Grated our cadence in beers. But I won’t worry the moon. It’s up all night. Why trouble … More Worry The Moon


I met a face along the road; Some countenance from long ago. I said to him “how could this be?” “How do you walk? How do you breathe?” He flashed a smile, no word to share. He brushed me by without a care. I turned to speak in my despair. He vanished in the masses … More Ezekiel