Category Archives: Poems


we line our eyes with
charcoal and our tears run like
salty black rivers

Times New Roman

Where has it gone?
The passion, the love, the creativity
Turned in with every 3am analysis paper
I ever wrote
I can’t think except in Times New Roman
Font size 12
Double spaced
Inch-wide margins

The Lone Trumpeter

feet firm and apart
shoulders back
eyes closed
lips to metal
and then –
The note.
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We Will Never Forget

Planes and falling towers
Hot ashes mingling with tears
The silence of a shocked nation
So many gone,
So much lost
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