deep in thought too many lives to count wings of gratitude Thankful for lives that have made the sacrifice for freedom. Please enjoy more of Steven Slack’s work here.
“The part of me that pains the most also gets me out of bed…” The memory of all He’s done so little I have to dread without your hope there is nothing left no sky, no hills, no sea But with the loving knowledge I hold None can break the will in me Look upContinue reading “Kayla’s Song #devotion #poetry #kaylamueller”
Today marks the 13th year anniversary of 9/11. Can we forget the horrific footage of planes banking into their final approach as they attacked the Twin Towers in New York City? Can survivors ever forget the confusion and fear as they felt the impact and the buildings shook. How difficult was it to find an avenue ofContinue reading “Piere Chalory and the Twin Towers #911 #NYC #art”
Her hands clasped to mine we walked along autumn’s path crunching beneath our feet the remnants of yesterday’s glory she picked up a leaf what I thought was dew was a tear “why do you cry, my love?” my eyes thoughtful “life is perishing beneath our feet we are crushing aged spring we walk theContinue reading “Traversing Autumn’s Path #poetry #photography #loss”
As I wrote to you these words tears congealed with blackened ink this goodbye so hard to write how I wished I could re-take * You went away to war tore my heart in two the uniform I sewed no longer resembles blue * A woman fights a war it’s not with guns and spearsContinue reading “The Lost Letter #dailypost #history #poetry #photography”
Please visit the site Fragments of 9/11 – My tribute poem for this day – Don’t Forget
Reliant on memories we never made I was young when laid in the grave * Reliant on memories a girls first kiss all the loves that we would miss * Reliant on memories the way I laughed you’ll always have don’t hold it back * Reliant on memories a piece of me will always stayContinue reading “Reliant on Memories #tribute #poetry #WW2”
The lone daisy reminds me of her sunny smile tender heart that won mine The lone daisy a radiant warmth embracing love’s time The lone daisy shines a cheerful glow day our son came home The lone daisy like a pencil in her ear kind words for those alone The lone daisy picked too soonContinue reading “The Lone Daisy #poetry #photography #death”
The ghosts of past wars march forward…
911 a solemn day. Survivors of the World Trade Center and the Pentagon deal with the guilt of leaving the dead behind.