We all are afraid of something … I think that is pretty universal. My fear, comes from a place that I can’t even really identify anymore … some strange holdover from a past that I do my best to not live in.Read More »
This poem was written a week or so ago about one morning in Myrtle Beach (my favorite place on earth) but after a early morning trip with one of my best friends to NYC to shoot sunrise pictures I decided to release it now …Read More »
I really don’t think this poem needs much of an explanation at all … it is just the plain old truth )Read More »
A week or so ago, I had a really good conversation with a great friend of mine. We talked about poetry and different styles of writing. He encouraged me to try something completely different – and quite foreign – not rhyming!!!Read More »
Anyone who knows me even just a little bit, knows that my favorite author is J.R.R. Tolkien. I have read just about every book that he (or his son on his behalf) has released about Middle Earth.Read More »
While in Florida visiting my daughter and her husband for Thanksgiving, I had to go to the ocean. There is just no way I could be less than 20 minutes away without going. JRead More »
The first thing I wanted to explain is that this was one of the two hardest poems I have written to date. It was difficult because a lot of the time it is incredibly difficult for me to let my true feelings out. Anyone who knows me is well aware that I keep my “walls” up to most people. Even the ones I am closest to have barriers … different barriers for different people at different times and in different situations.Read More »
This poem was inspired because a friend of mine, Kris, invited me to go with her to Mission: Wolf.
Mission: Wolf is a non-profit organization that goes across the U.S. to teach people about wolves. They take in wolves that are abandoned, whether that be a wolf that was used inRead More »
There are a lot of different reasons why I wrote this poem. But the main reason is that I have a long list of people in my family who have served.
I know that there are many people who disagree with policy, politics and our reasons for fighting in any of the wars, conflicts and operations over the two hundred plus years we have been a Country but those who serve don’t ask why and don’t care.Read More »