Monthly Archives: July 2017

Poem: Outcast

Poem: Outcast

An outcast is unloved, unwanted, and unseen. No voice to be heard. No thoughts to be known. Just a whisper in the wind. Like trash in a dump. No value. No worth. Singled out for disdain. Not known by name.

Poem: The Common Man Dilemma

Poem: The Common Man Dilemma

What is the common man dilemma? Low wages. Menial work. “Never getting ahead” mentality. Subpar living. Shattered dreams. Empty pockets. An unheard voice. A life of mediocrity.

Poem: It's All Politics

Poem: It’s All Politics

Legislation. Higher taxes. Red tape. Charitable contributions. Rallying for a cause. Those in power stay in power when money is involved. Money talks when desires are conceived. and goals are achieved. Meet the right people. Talk to the right people. Do lunch. Destroy the old. Build the new. Tax the people. Increase the unrest. Nothing […]

Poem: In the Mix

The world was created with two people. From them, nations grew. Many people with different looks but the same organization. People are people with different cultures, different names and complexions. Does it matter if they intertwine? Some say no and others say yes. Curiosity has a way of bringing people together and putting them in […]

Poem: Generation X

Poem: Generation X

Generation X, was known as the most educated generation. Their dreams, desires, and entrepreneurial spirit left them unnamed and unexplained. The good old’ days are long gone. Generation Y and Z are here to carry on. With technology and a freer spirit, they plot a point in the path to the future. Social Security is […]

Poem: Childcare Dilemma

Poem: Childcare Dilemma

What is a working parent to do? Childcare costs are high. Wages are low. Child support is minimal. Government assistance is unavailable. The babies must eat. They must have a place to sleep. And the parent’s struggles grow. Without relatives’ help, the parent is helpless and keep hoping and praying for a better day. One […]

Poem: A Hard Day's Work

Poem: A Hard Day’s Work

Another hard day’s work is behind me. My feet are tired. My back hurts. The children are getting on my nerves. Sometimes, it seems like I am getting nowhere. I work and sleep. Day in and day out. Life is more than working hard. Will I be around to see that day? I don’t know […]

Poem: Gangs

Poem: Gangs

A group of people that come together for a cause. The cause being a sense of belonging and a sense of love, but becomes confused with violence and drugs and life in the underworld. Their chaotic home life sent them to the streets, a place of no limitations and no authority. The streets are tough […]

Poem: Promiscuity

Poem: Promiscuity

Multiple sex partners whether for money, companionship, or for fun is immoral and against the Lord. Having sex does not replace love. Love is shared between two people. Sleeping around can lead to death, diseases, or pain. It may be fun at the time, but eventually your deeds will catch up with you. You will […]

Poem: Death

Poem: Death

Finalization. End of life. Loss of breath. Loss of mind. The end. The inevitable. Something we all must face. Unexpected. Uncontrollable. Undeniable. Unexplained.