Category Archives: Poems that won’t change the world

It’s Not All

Hey, you. You who still remember. The nice, balmy evening. The friend who wanted a drink. The quick stop at the gas station. The harsh, angry voice, snarling at you to get out, they don’t serve niggers. It’s not all whites. … Continue reading

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Society Limbo

I saw you yesterday on the stairs of the mall a local by accent an immigrant by color caught between worlds, you were sitting there with a friend drinking beer from a bottle. I watched you as the old man shuffled … Continue reading

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Goodbye Stranger

This summer so far has been a bit of an emotional roller coaster. You know, the good thing about all this social networking and globalisation and connecting with people all over the world is, well, you get to connect with … Continue reading

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Giddy Up

This one goes out to everyone who has ever used a tragedy to further their own agenda – and I don’t care what sort of agenda that is, whether it’s heinous or noble, whether I’d support it myself or not. … Continue reading

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Just another poem

Mother to Son Do you remember that evening when I told you playtime was over You didn’t want to go to bed I carried you upstairs brushed your teeth tucked you in and said I love you You replied that … Continue reading

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Mirror, Mirror

Facebook has told me that it’s been more than 14 days till my last post, so I thought, maybe I should do something…and then I remembered that I still have a handful of poems locked away in the recesses of … Continue reading

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The Lost Word

On occasion, when I really don’t know what else to do, I write poetry. Since I don’t feel much like collecting those little outbursts or submitting them somewhere, I thought I might share them with you. This one is a … Continue reading

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