Category Archives: Poems

Dear Hollywood Bartender

As a dancer can become the dance So a storyteller can become a story Produce more of your own content my friend And soar as your wings have waited to

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Chicken Man

3 or 4 nights a week In the spotlight of Clarissa Ave at Dracena Drive An eerie shadow from a block away Staring up & across the street Eating chicken from a box A young man As industrious as his … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll

I love you I remember you I will not sell you for $400 Particularly when it’s not really you Our love will protect us X

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Younger Lover

Her vision on his legs She played with a dream Everytime It tucked her to sleep I really enjoy it, she said

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Sparkle

Yes he did ask if I knew who she was Summertime Everyone at a new-ish job Thank goodness she is here We can combat the drear And talk in different ways About a real sparkle

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Life is Ordinary

Life is ordinary Isn’t it For the fortunate few But to the untrained To the capsized Whether they cry big or small It’s something else man And even ordinary Isn’t quite what you think I suppose

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Bad Guitar Player

He sat in there day and night Like many a fine guitar player had Strumming, guessing, playing, thinking Only this one played all by himself For himself No love for any audience, future, present or past He loved the sound … Continue reading

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