It’s as easy as A B C

When I’m struggling to see All the happiness you bring Best harness that energy Then focus it solely on me Let’s see if I can make it easy When you know the notes to sing You can sing most anything It’s like A B C and do re mi Do you get what that meansContinue reading “It’s as easy as A B C”

1 of 250k, again 🌵🌞🌴

Contributing to a multi million dollar event Without any regrets as the line up represents “The Weekend” living smug and content I’ve resigned from pitching, but I’ll spy tents A little less frequent, but up and coming quick As the fans predict with their supportive picks Over 9 days nearly a billion dollars is madeContinue reading “1 of 250k, again 🌵🌞🌴”

Tool, groove

Do you use Touch ID Fail to look at the people In volatile city streets Who have the courtesy To greet another human being When was the last time You asked yourself Or somebody else for that matter A mad-hatter fact of anticipation For the automatic response Cause you could care not Do you useContinue reading “Tool, groove”

Merry Christmas

The presents are all wrapped It comes and goes in a flash Freeze it in a frame, so it lasts Remember to enjoy and laugh You can always take stuff back *** Live in the holy spirit of giving Let go of the heavy misgivings Tis the season for love, forgiving Lighten up to joyous beginningsContinue reading “Merry Christmas”

Chasing the Dream – Competition/Collaboration

Written by: Kelly Lewis Performed by: John Akers (my nephew & Rock Star) When you can’t wait any longer to figure it out Or for someone else to show you around Cause all you have is right here and now You don’t know how, but make that vow Keep chasing the dream Of who you’re meant toContinue reading “Chasing the Dream – Competition/Collaboration”

Our Legacy

Forlorn is the spirit that does not have a home Within a beating heart of another to call its own Seeking permanent shelter the weary soul roams Through emotional turmoil heightened by alone Personal endeavors that drive strangers together Divine powers intercede to raise an eternal dynasty Creating strong family bonds that endure forever ValuesContinue reading “Our Legacy”

Boom Boom Boom!

Plastic bag clouds float by revealing a clear, bright blue sky. The sun now shines in your eyes lighting up the night. Elevated and accelerated soaring like a bottle rocket; moves so quick one might think I had firecrackers in my pocket. Light the spinning flower to see colors bloom. Have a Happy, Safe andContinue reading “Boom Boom Boom!”

Music

Sounds Move me I play them Repeatedly Creating new and lasting memories To carry me through tragedy and grief Sweet melodies Release my Tensions Free   ~Tetractys   I’d like to thank Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie for introducing this new poetry form through a challenge!  There’s something for everyone, so go visit their site for inspiration.

Red, Red Wine

Oh how you make me feel fine Relaxed without a single care One could boldly dare, at times  Under burgundy stimulus Floating through the universe It’s hard to control impulses  Wanting to right every wrong Determining best intentions While loudly singing anthem songs Eventually, she will go to sleep Falling silent through the night AfterContinue reading “Red, Red Wine”

Have You Been to The Neighborhood?

No? Well it’s not too late and now is the perfect time as many talented artists are being showcased together in the Season ending award series. It’s the kind of place where all sorts of talent and magic are performed.   I was lucky and wandered into The Neighborhood in 2014, and then was personally invitedContinue reading “Have You Been to The Neighborhood?”

Cosmic Musicology: If You’re Happy And You Know It

Okay it’s been a while since I’ve set it to shuffle and played Cosmic Musicology with Steve and I’m mostly happy, so here we go. What makes me laugh? Heresy, Nine Inch Nails Comments: Never trust “heresy” it’s worse than ASSuming. What makes me cry? Breathe Me, Sia Comments: The lyrics of this tune are submergedContinue reading “Cosmic Musicology: If You’re Happy And You Know It”

Undead

White on white translucent black capes Back on the rack Bela lugosi’s dead The bats have left the bell tower The victims have been bled Red velvet lines the black box Bela lugosi’s dead Undead undead undead The virginal brides file past his tomb Strewn with time’s dead flowers Bereft in deathly bloom Alone inContinue reading “Undead”