Writings on Life, War, and Exploration

Posts from the ‘Poetry’ category

Ashes

The smoldering of ashes, Once bright and dim, Now frail and brittle like life’s little wind, A monument built upon the backs of dirt, A breeze…

Monet

Like the brush of a Monet, You are loose, But your colors are not as honest, Bright as you may be, You bleed indiscriminate, I painted…

UndoneĀ 

How many men did he see, Come beaten down after a tussle with insanity, Who took refuge from love coming undone, And the unwebbing of tightly…

You and Me

A world taken by iron and eagles, With boys as young as 12, Could I have stomached the grit of sand and blood at Normandy? Or…