The Bitter Sea

Mine is a lost soul that swims in a bitter sea Overlayed and swamped by waves of jealousy Caught and held under by a rising tide of night At the mercy of winds of animosity Until I lose my strength  and drown ashore Foundered now ocean's false martyr Suns may rise, storms may  fall A light shower  washes … Continue reading The Bitter Sea

Beyond The Steps

There must be another world beyond the steps One where people descend to disappear Or another from which they've made the climb From this  temporal world to another one In the meantime I watch them sit And shuffle in their place until settled And wait as they forget all breath Until they are called back again Perhaps … Continue reading Beyond The Steps