To Trill A Princess

Ah, yes.  When I hear a trilling sound, it's hard for me to NOT think of Disney. https://youtu.be/54QeNL5ih6A Only Snow White can trill like a bird.  If only WE could be so lucky to trill and then land Prince Charming over a wishing well dressed in rags. But then (laughing)  Klinger, from M*A*S*H 4077 couldn't … Continue reading To Trill A Princess

Ascending From The Bottom

via Daily Prompt: Ascend A woman working, climbing, ascending to the top of the mountain Past the misery, where she screamed; Primal Screams echo like a fountain Or, was she Hearing Echoes?  Echoes of her past?  Of one Bad Day too many Where she couldn't see the Beauty Among the Thorns all along the journey The … Continue reading Ascending From The Bottom

Parting of the Ways

via Daily Prompt: Focused You say that where my life is going is wrong You say that I am selling myself short and deserve more I have it all, can be it all so you say; but I am headstrong Hearing you go on and on about what you don't got is such a bore You … Continue reading Parting of the Ways

Beauty in the Eye of the Storm

via Daily Prompt: Crescendo Hurricanes dancing Spinning round to a crescendo Power Danger yet such beauty It is my hope that there is little loss of life to those who are fleeing Hurricane Irma in Florida, now Category 5 status, and set to rival Hurricane Andrew in size, power, and ferocity.  My prayers go out … Continue reading Beauty in the Eye of the Storm

Daily Prompt: Rhyme – A Bad Day

Rhymevia Daily Prompt: Rhyme Once again I'm struggling to make a poem rhyme And yet again, I'm sure not turning a phrase on a dime I scratch my head thinking of inspiration Instead, all I feel - and smell -  is perspiration Oops!  I forgot to put on deodorant as I was out of time.

The Magnetic Bond

They were only to meet a one-time rendezvous; this man and woman The man, miserable in his marriage but refused to leave The woman, miserable in hers but had long ago decided to leave  Upon first sight, it became clear to both that their attraction was magnetic   One was the positive charge, the other was the negative … Continue reading The Magnetic Bond

The Queen

via Daily Prompt: Homage A man looks in the mirror; gazes upon the lines etched in his face He reflects upon his life thus far; wonders how he came to this place This place of pure torment, a nightmare of pain and anguish It is a nightmare he wishes he could, at this moment, simply … Continue reading The Queen

Locked In The Darkness

via Daily Prompt: Inhabit All I see is black, darkness all around me I can't even see my hands or any part of me It's so dark I can't even determine truth from fallacy Oh how I wish this was not true; that this was pure fantasy   The darkness I inhabit is real and … Continue reading Locked In The Darkness

Must I….?

via Daily Prompt: Visceral The alarm sounds loudly My visceral act? Hit "snooze" One, Two, Three...I'm up  Visceral

Root Beer Float

A mug chilled ice cold in a freezer Rich creamy vanilla ice cream soft yet firm An ice cream scoop for the ice cream as the teaser To the root beer being chilled in the ice box below The day is warm, sun is shining, and a sweet treat is sweetest perfection Reaching for the … Continue reading Root Beer Float