The Greyhound

Ode to a Novice

Green plastic blocks
October 30, 2019

Alas the pathetic poetaster Your plastic words are like children's toys Stacked up towards the sky with no pattern Nobly reaching despite background noise   “You'll never make it”...

Reflection

Reflection
October 28, 2019

Looking in the mirror. Shouldn’t there not be anything clearer? It is clean cut with precision, But other people’s views can cloud your vision. It becomes as though looking in the dark, The cracks...

Mail: A Short Play

Mail: A Short Play
May 15, 2019

CAST OF CHARACTERS   ALEXANDER: ALEXANDER is a man in his 60’s. He never married, and the only thing he has going for him is the post cards he sends to his college sweetheart.   WAITER:...

Le Colibri Veut (The Hummingbird Wants)

Le Colibri Veut (The Hummingbird Wants)
April 25, 2019

The smiles that ran from one end of the mouth to the other as I laugh, joy seems to be everything in my comfort. But other times, the white feathered wings shed to their black bones as...

Glass Doll

Glass Doll
April 25, 2019

She holds herself like steel But in reality she is as breakable as glass. She’s cracked and broken and barely holding. Crack Tinkling of glass is all that's heard Her heart shatters finally...

Untitled

Untitled
April 12, 2019

I Learned early of the walls that are meant to keep people in cages for crimes they did or didn’t commit. I learned about anger and misplaced hatred and faith in a false hopes and dreams. I...

Earbuds

Earbuds
February 8, 2018

It’s crazy to think how big of an affect a piece of plastic and wire can change your life Open you up to a new world of sounds Or give you comfort with the old ones that graced your ears long ago   They...

December 11, 2017

Every morning was always the same. I woke up before the crack of dawn and somehow found the will to keep going on with my miserable little life. I always started with turning on my old grayish brown radio...

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