One Step Out Of Time

They say no one knows what awaits us beyond death’s door, but I do, I have been there and returned. Sure, every religion has its version, reincarnation, pearly gates and molten lakes, and I do believe each has a simple basic answer for the unfathomable question. The question of why, the big why, the why do we live, why do we die, why. Six feet under is the place to wonder, did I live up to my own personal why? Did I give my life purpose? While you remain above …

My Quarantine Valentine

My quarantine Valentine   Social distancing is the phrase of the day 6 feet away they say we must stay But it is not just feet that separates us but the depth and breadth and the girth of the earth Separated by space and place and time and race   But you are not far away in a distant land You are here with me now in the depth of my heart Dancing within the ventricles With every beat of my heart You move from chamber to chamber   You …

Sweetest Song Souls Sing

Letters are written in the sifting sand songs that are whispered in the breeze through the leaves Stories unwritten never nearing an end Love as eternal as the wind and the waves I love you my heart my soul I love you oh my life I need you For all time there is just today a moment frozen just needing to stay Each moment I have with you From heartbeat to heartbeat Within our love we build our home I love you my heart my soul oh my wife I …