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Joined 12-05-01, id: 135320, Profile Updated: 10-05-14
Author has written 113 stories for General, and General.

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Companions in the Dark
You spend your days with those you know, the ones your love. When your eyes close someone different emerges.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 207 - Published: 7/28/2016
Paper Bars reviews
It has been long since I last put pencil to paper. To explore what happened to the walls of a heart shaped prison after so many years.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 427 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 7/14/2016 - Complete
Triangle House
Defiance in nature, water and waves that never stop. Unmoving rocks, a tug of war between the immortal.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 177 - Published: 7/23/2012 - Complete
Seen In Blades
We revere the hero, honor their days. Condemn their villains to darkness, curse their names. Who draws that line, separates the damned from the holy.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 150 - Published: 7/23/2012 - Complete
Below the Snow
Nothing is hidden in a fight among snowflakes. Every step measured, every drip of sweat and blood frozen.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 196 - Published: 7/23/2012 - Complete
A New Ending
So many stories have been written with no chance to change the ending. Can blood washed bindings ever change if the end is known.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 203 - Published: 7/23/2012 - Complete
Harvest Moon
A harvest moon can't drive out the darkness in a void created in the depths of mountains and caves.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 55 - Published: 5/5/2010 - Complete
Mysteries in the Mist reviews
One tells the tail of mysteries like monsters in the waning light.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 102 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 5/5/2010 - Complete
Blindfolded
She walks through the crowd in her pink shirt seeking one that does not imagine will be found.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 113 - Published: 7/16/2009 - Complete
You Alone reviews
A set of footprints walking alone.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 67 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 3/25/2009 - Complete
Ever Again reviews
Will I ever be able to walk past your house one cold night, not afraid to knock on the door.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 101 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/25/2009 - Complete
Artemis
Apollo stepped down from his peak, green mist that frames his time, one a story of carnage, another a simple reflection.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 101 - Published: 3/25/2009 - Complete
The Duel
Written as part of a 55 word fiction contest, the story of a battle in a dusty street.
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 53 - Published: 3/25/2009 - Complete
Passage
Written as part of a 55 word fiction contest, the story of a architectural terror.
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 56 - Published: 3/25/2009 - Complete
The Day I Die
A short story about the perils in the dawn, twinkling lights, blinking icicles framed by the dark shadows that slowly extend their teeth across the cool dew.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 630 - Published: 3/25/2009 - Complete
Roulette reviews
A game of Roulette, five barrels, spinning, spinning. No sweat from their brows, no offering to Poseidon.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 128 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/7/2008 - Complete
Black Skies
A man walks alone in darkness. In a distopian world of fiery storms and unending evil nights he walks. A land where light has forsaken the world he is there under black skies.
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,898 - Published: 3/24/2008 - Complete
Ordinary reviews
Ordinary, a man's journey through life told through eyes blurred by sand and longing. Roars from the skies drown out the light. This poem is written in sentences incrementally getting larger by a size of one word, then decreasing the same way.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 101 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 3/23/2008 - Complete
What Tomorrow May Be reviews
Tired of the possibility of tomorrow being the brining of pain, the scars forming upon blisters and burns, paying for mistakes with blood. A broken heart can feel and can turn away. To try again tomorrow must be.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 157 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Where Did You Go
I searched for many years. Only once did I behold your face when you picked me from the crowd. Walking out into the cold never to see you again to this day, when can I dream of your face again.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 147 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Why reviews
All I can possibly ever ask is why. Why this grace, one more secret of the universe I shall never know.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 149 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
What Is the Word
A long life when answers wear thin, dust piling up on the heads of those standing in the doorway. Forced to watch a spectacle that is impossible to rival.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 173 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Upon a Hill reviews
Sitting alone watching blue cold veins pass through the city, busy and loud through the night, passing death as inheritance.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 121 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Wind Unseen reviews
The seasons change slowly, the fall of leaves, the winter cold. One that continues their faithful walk will one day see springs change.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 109 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Unbreakable
Chaos inside ones heart and torn apart. No one seems to care when a person is lying broken and scattered to the skies. Shattered mirrors fragmenting the image that may never be made whole again.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 161 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Wooden Flower
I was working at a dance and got the idea for this while watching those dancing on the wooden floor. Being a swing dance everyone was flying all over the place and I just started writing and this is what came out.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 119 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Twin Horizons
Caught in a battlefield below two bloody horizons. The cry for war a blood curdling scream, and no place to hide. The war is futile, a destruction that is inevitable, lives that would be pointlessly lost.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 234 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Without Wings
A short story about being pulled out of despair and seeing that the chains that have bonded you for so long are only as strong as you let them be.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 390 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Yesterdays reviews
When you can no longer see where you are do you have any destination or are you free. No horizon, no limit to imagination of what is beyond the mists, piers extending forever into the blue sea, beacons forever beckoning the travelers.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 238 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
The Sun Rises Here reviews
The sun rises and sets and leaves something behind, takes with it more. Everywhere it has a façade, one true, another what others wish to see, never with despair.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 59 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
The Spinning Wheel
A quest to seek the truth out in the middle of the spinning wheel that is threatening to throw you off, so many near the edge. Handholds covered with nails and glass, the easy way a gold road of chaff.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 312 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
The Rising Sun reviews
The beast stretches out his claws that are darkest before the dawn must not prevail. The boasts upon the wind not silenced, what comes from corner and green mists.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 75 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
The Race reviews
No winners or losers in the race, but some were left behind. Not a show of who was the fasted or the strongest, it was what the race represented, what they were racing for.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 132 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
This Day
Corrupted by materialism, a day meant for joy to all men taken to the malls. All falling to dust, all victims to consumers. The reason for all forgotten to the shadows when it was he that gave the first light.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 175 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
The Preacher Man's Book
A very short story about the difference one person can make in another’s life with an open mind.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 456 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
The Price of a Heart reviews
The price that must be paid for the sound of your breathing, the deepest sound of sigh.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 84 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Tonight
Written to the one that lives beyond the unknown, beyond beauty, beyond those that can only see and not the depths.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 61 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
The Great Divide
A great wall, build not to keep out the barbarians, but keep in the meek, the hurting. They paid for every foot with their own blood.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 161 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
To Wait
Eight years of waiting, eight more since, placing your trust in someone that their answer you never were shown. And time flows on.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 155 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
The Day He Came Back
The return of a hero heralded with joy, celebration across the land on that day.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 59 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Storm reviews
An introduction to a short story I just started where the Greek gods were still a part of the lives of people in modern times, and actually existed. Not that the all the gods are vengeful like in the story, but I wanted to convey they were powerful.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 100 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
The Way reviews
The never, never again. The never, never known.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 32 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Star Rising
There are those that dream even during the day, looking at a painting not yet realized. A blank canvas as wide as the sky, and more join the vast black every night.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 209 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
The End of Dreams
Apathy takes over and a thirst for ignorance. No more does the world want to be educated. A struggle for greatness when there is no empire of thought.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 140 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Save the Whales
We are busy saving the world, save the animals that are going extinct. Save the whales, save the trees, save the disappearing species killed off. There is one more no one seems to be worried about, one more disappearing, one more going extinct.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 191 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Running
Life is a race some say, hit the finish line first, I say just keep running. Fear, pain, don’t stop, the line is in sight.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 57 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Scantron
I wrote this silly little poem after a test. With plenty of exaggeration and hyperbole, I had some things to say about the lovely Scantron. I hope some of you that hate Scantron tests get a chuckle out of this one.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 101 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Rearview
Driving blind thinking you know where to go, every pothole, every ditch your destination. To give up, to let go of the wheel the only solution to pain, the dark claw of the inevitable.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 266 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Silver Lining
The black clouds may obscure the burning sun they stay, they cling to the sky with hope. Jewels wrapped around the crying skies.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 137 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Rain reviews
Like the poem “It’s Only Me,” this was an attempt to describing something ordinary extraordinarily. It’s not nearly ambiguous however. So many see rain as depressing, so I thought I would try to flip it around and make rain something more uplifting.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 49 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Red Sun Rising
Red sun rising from the west. Strands of light twisted and curled ending a year of silence.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 217 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Someone Else
Alone I sit while it is always someone else. Years have passed with it always being someone else. It was the last year, time ran out, silent and deafening. It’s always someone else.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 94 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Questions
So many questions making up our lives, so few answers if we try to solve them alone, where to go, where to begin. What do these questions even mean?
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 187 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Song of Days
The song played on the heart. If only we could hear the pure music that comes from within, that lovely song.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 67 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Pinecone
Just a short I wrote while camping in the mountains. There were a couple I wrote, but this was the one that sounded more interesting that the rest.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 43 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Splintered Light
Like weathered wood, he guards, blistered hands from caring for her. She doesn’t see his wetted eyes. She has been waiting for love and he given his heart as she walks away towards pain. Not alone in the mist.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 312 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Reflections
Splintered reflections and jagged silhouettes along the golden road. Reflections in the water but your face you will not see.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 184 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Passing Past Times
A time for celebration as hands point toward Polaris, the time has come for fire. Voices raised to the skies as the awaited seconds have passed.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 126 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Stand Out
Sitting off to the side watching them come and go, set apart from the crowd. They were drunk off the night, seeking more. Walking in hungry, did they leave filled.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 89 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Moonlight
I had dreamt many nights, only to have her fade with morning’s light. So many times, but never with open eyes. One day with there was hope I would turn a corner and see my dreams in mornings glory.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 169 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
My Only Night
You feel so alone when under my spell but black magic I am not. I come and go whenever I please, the fear of my return you cannot escape.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 227 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Not Knowing
What could save a life when for so long it was forfeit? Not even feeling the freezing night. They don’t know what they have, they don’t know what he lacks. Do they care, does he hurt anymore.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 207 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Never
Never to be, nevermore. Never show, never his name, never life, never to be the one, never know.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 123 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Omelet Act 3 Scene 1 56 to 68
This is a parody of the Shakespeare soliloquy in the play Hamlet that begins with “to be or not to be.” The words have been changes from the original to those pertaining to eggs. Hamlet → Omelet. People have written similar before, but this is my version.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 115 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Out to Sea
A search for that which you lack. When leaving what you know so well you shatter the unknown prison that confined you. An unknown destination, a truth that will fill you when the old land left your empty.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 96 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
My Cry
To make a difference, to be a light, no need to be the man dancing upon the stage. When the sun shines are you merely a shadow?
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 239 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Night Fire
Did anyone sit by the same tree on the same hill staring across the bay seeing the night fire? Watching the winds come and go, the waves that could not be heard, the buzz from jewels of light.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 159 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
On Deck
A captain cannot push a ship alone, his breath cannot fill the sails. His strength alone cannot force the rudder. Only with his crew can the captain stand, only with a crew does the ship float.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 216 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
My Only Possession
What does one own under black clouds. They drown him with sacrifice, no mercy, no reprieve, the only possession he has.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 137 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
It's Only Me reviews
This poem was originally a fun experiment for a writing class on describing something ordinary extraordinarily. Originally it stunk, maybe you still think it does. But I had a lot of fun with my mystery. Can you guess what it is?
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 222 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Incomplete
It was the beginning of, the end of all my, days gone by without seeing, what would end this night.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 105 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Jewels of Fire reviews
The lights out on the horizon hovering over the waters answered me. I called out that night from the cliffs, looking out over jewels of fire, the sun deep breath.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 163 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Jungle
Temptation so sweet, darkness that coils around you and vines that draw tight, don’t lie down in the darkness, don’t succumb to the sleep.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 88 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Just Like Me
Why must one be brought so low? No answer to the cries of pain, silence his constant companion. What can you do for those that you know and see just like me?
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 285 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Just the Friend
I will be there for you, standing strong by your side. How long must this go on, don’t you see the truth, it is breaking you, leaving you in pieces.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 186 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Life on the Road
Continuing down the road will eventually lead to your destination, but where will it lead for those that have no goal, those that are lost and cannot remember when they got aboard, and when they must leave.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 124 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Locked Out reviews
Are we locked inside or locked out, confined from the prison of our own making or do we shut ourselves in a cell afraid of the world.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 139 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Made For Me
Natures grace called her to being. The songs that the birds sing are written for her ears, and sung for the world to hear.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 129 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
McDonald's reviews
There was always some ad phrases that bugged me, one of which belonging to McDonald's. I just didn’t understand how it had anything to do with the concept of fast food. The two don’t seem to mix. But please don't take this one seriously.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 70 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
In Her Shadow reviews
A shadow that stands proud against the cowards, unbroken forever. The years will pass under the shadow and it only grows stronger as even the sun would bow.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 196 - Reviews: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
In My Hands
They were falling, my broken hands bloodied by fighting the voids no longer holding the torrents. What could be left to pierce the mirror?
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 196 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
I Thought I Knew
From the depths we can find ourselves, burying deeper and deeper. Those that we turn away or those that we call out to in our selfdestruction may be the only ones that can pull us from our pits.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 116 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Hugs And Kisses
This was a silly little poem I wrote for someone. I made one of those origami boxes that makes a heart on top and put a Hershey’s hug and kiss inside along with this poem. Surprisingly she liked it, despite how cheesy the poem was.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 112 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Hidden
Sitting to behold the sea there is so much desire and possibility when you are tied to the dock. Your little dingy safe inside the bay. Dare to brave the waves and storms if it means you can see the corners of the world that are yet hidden?
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 284 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Green Mists
Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain, the green mists are here to stay, they obscure the way from Oz.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 198 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Goodnight
I didn’t want this to end, I didn’t want to say goodbye. I am tortured by time.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 131 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Going Home
Peace is never around longer than the time between pulls of a trigger, but no longer, I was going home.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 101 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
FourFiftyOne
This is a short exploration into what might have gone through Guy Montag’s mind as he ran from the hound in the Ray Bradbury short story. This was just for fun so I purposely made it more intense than the actual story.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 88 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Four Walls
What does it take to enclose a heart? Can walls hold one that is broken, can they hold one that wishes to soar, or does darkness always swallow the light?
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 168 - Published: 2/11/2008 - Complete
Forgotten Time
When will my time come, when will I be avenged? The battles drag on like endless rivers.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 162 - Published: 2/10/2008 - Complete
Fly Away reviews
Never let me close my eyes, your face I will not see.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 102 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/10/2008 - Complete
Eyes That Never Close
I sit here looking into eyes that never close, more beautiful than the sky, a stunning picture of a shining rose.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 251 - Published: 2/10/2008 - Complete
Ever
Can one write or begin to halt the song of one that they cannot live without?
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 129 - Published: 2/10/2008 - Complete
Eclipse
They’re stacked to the sky these pages he’s written, with each witness to tears and joy.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 201 - Published: 2/10/2008 - Complete
Do You Remember
I cannot ever forget that short hours spent cradled in my hands, what I saw in the past gone by. With the time I spent with you if you could remember.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 116 - Published: 2/10/2008 - Complete
Cursed To Be A Gift
Calling out a warning and tired of the walls that hold dry eyes, seeing white and writing red.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 101 - Published: 2/10/2008 - Complete
Conquerors
When the specter and the shadow fell the sword was the rule of the land, the empire crushed and consumed.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 167 - Published: 2/10/2008 - Complete
Colors of the Field
Colors come and blanket the land, the snows fall and hide their majesty, the lights in the sky singing out the coming dawn.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 114 - Published: 2/10/2008 - Complete
Burnt
Can you describe it, try, the pain of fire, burnt.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 41 - Published: 2/8/2008 - Complete
Chains
This short continues the story at the end of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty that ends with him standing before a firing squad. Through the real story he confuses real world with imagination. They made a movie in 1947 and Mike Myers is working on a remake
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 153 - Published: 2/8/2008 - Complete
Changing Tides reviews
You cannot lock up the sea and tame the waves, the might of the ocean breaks any walls. What is the will below the waters?
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 184 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/8/2008 - Complete
Cassie
This poem was written quite a while ago for those of you that remember the shooting at Columbine High School in 1999. I was also in High School at the time and school changed drastically for us. I wrote this about Cassie Bernall who was killed that day.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 262 - Published: 2/8/2008 - Complete
Can You See reviews
Holding the key for those looking for the end they seek.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 42 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/8/2008 - Complete
C8H10N4O2
If I were to try I would fail at a tribute, you cannot muster the praise for such a thing. It’s kingdom is infinite, it's subjects many, though it has no ships to rule it’s seas.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 191 - Published: 2/8/2008 - Complete
Burn
A fire that burns for another burns bright and hot.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 51 - Published: 2/8/2008 - Complete
Buried Alive
Buried and forgotten one fell to the cold ground. Bones break with time but the heart lives on buried alive.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 132 - Published: 2/8/2008 - Complete
As Long As One Stands reviews
Is there shame in retreat if you leave in defense? You are no coward but to the trees you must hide to mend your wounds if you are to fight again.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 170 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/8/2008 - Complete
Act Two
As an audience at a performance, you may feel the rush of emotion, the love that sweeps the characters off their feet, yearning for two to be together, brokenhearted when they are apart. Intermission has ended, the conclusion is upon you.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 155 - Published: 9/8/2007 - Complete
As A Child
Young eyes see beyond the haze that clouds the veterans of life, those of us that claim that we know why the world spins. Step back and look through crystalline eyes.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 54 - Published: 9/8/2007 - Complete
Blue Sky
Too often we forget to look up, too busy watching our feet as we stumble. If we look up we might fall into the pit one might say, but if you do not look up the pit may be all that you find.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 142 - Published: 9/7/2007 - Complete
Above and Below
Too often when move about our world, we miss that which what may wash over us from above as we skim over the land below. Just to sit for a time above the sleeping land and the twinkling canopy may be all to see what may be above and below.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 179 - Published: 9/7/2007 - Complete
Candlelight reviews
In the deepest black, the swirling night the covers the land the slightest light can illuminate the heart. Even that flicker that whispers in the wind may blaze when given the chance. Never abandon them.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 113 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 9/7/2007 - Complete
By The Sea reviews
The open sands call out their melody, a song that draws out the heart. He found her walking amongst the waves, meaning never to leave her side.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 156 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 9/7/2007 - Complete