There are times when no cover story will be enough to explain what the poem within is about or related to. In this case, such is not a situation or poem that has a cover story will explain. In this case I began with words or thoughts given from songs in the past few days, … Continue reading Washed

Sonnet of Home

I have been playing about with a certain thought for quiet a long time, that is to compose something worthy that speaks of my home town and still find it worth reading. For those who know, Irish names are more than a mouth full as we say, Certain words will find difficulty in finding rhyme … Continue reading Sonnet of Home


On occasions I begin to write with the intention and desire to go along a preset plan and route, But when writing the finished product results in something that is further away from goal than ever thought possible. Such is the case in todays poem, my origional path and topic changed in writing and the … Continue reading Failed

Knit in Time

Never being one to survive with comfort in such heat as we have experienced, I struggled to find moments of comfort in which to write. Finally a few moments has seen me sitting here to compose this post. Thus I hope that it is beneficial and the end result is worth this little journey. This … Continue reading Knit in Time

Home in Kind

After spending a little time in the sunshine visiting my sons graveside, I took a little time to Browse (as it were) through a number of old graves, Some were dating back to 1700's... One portion of this graveyard has the ruins of an old Catholic Church building which had gone into ruins during British … Continue reading Home in Kind

Ode to Lost Youth

Have you ever wondered how many wish they could relive their youth? Have you ever thought how and what you would do different? Rather than living days you have and looking back at youth you mourn your lost youth. Have you desired a second shot? Why not complete the life you have before you mourn … Continue reading Ode to Lost Youth

Loves Impression

Over the past two days I strived to write a poem that tells of one simple feeling, one simple thing that most desire, yet one thing that brings happiness throughout many. That being a four letter word called LOVE. Therefore no bright worded cover story will benefit this. No back story will make difference of … Continue reading Loves Impression

Encased Heart

I have spent the past couple of days striving to place the topic of Faith into poem. Whether that Faith is set within one religion or another OR within one's own private walk, it matters little, because the general message found within the poem is meant for you. NOT meant as an insult or to … Continue reading Encased Heart


Following a time spend listening to conversations surrounding the topic of words that are rare in poetry today, I found myself taking on a task to use a few words that I do not see very often in poetry. Therefore no great background story exists Or any great insight that arose from ashes of words … Continue reading Duplicity