Creative writing

The Fisherman’s Jug

The oak table in the corner, sturdy and solid, Under the candelabra , In the farmhouse, A cracked jug on top.   With other kitchen accruements Laid out neatly By the stove, The plates and tankards Strung on the wall,… Read More ›

All One And The Same

I can’t even go into Walmart Without some extraterrestrial type Looking or saying something That jumps on my amygdala, And bugs me for hours.   And I can’t go into Walgreens Without passing a surly associate Who doesn’t want to… Read More ›

Fool Moon

A fool With an iPhone, Is delusional If he imagines, A snap of the moon with a minuscule shutter, Will capture the enormity of this Striking ornament. It won’t, of course, But it lets God know I care. And if… Read More ›

Stung

A random muscly guy turned, Lit a little by the beer and ┬ádisco lights, Asked me, What happened to your face? Teen boys in stained white suits Laughed Hard faced girls Giggled into cupped hands.   Not the first time… Read More ›