Journal Poetry – Collection #1

I don’t write a lot of poetry and when I do it’s usually in my journal. The fact is I’m just not very versed in the word gymnastics that it takes. I’m working on it but it’s going to be a long and slow process. Exciting since I’ll be learning nonstop but I should at least have a place to share this progress. Anytime I realize I have more than a few poems down I’ll create a collection post like this one. Continue reading “Journal Poetry – Collection #1”

The Heart vs. The Mind

I do not know why my mind and heart contend so passionately against one another. My mind constantly searching for signs of menace; fearing only uncertainty that the heart cannot see. Perhaps the heart can sense menace too but just chooses to ignore it. How can the risks not be worried about? Most moments of merit where my mind allowed positive thoughts were merely a cowl. Concealing the true nature of what I came to trust wholly and found regretting by the time I realized my errors. The overwhelming ratio of distrust to truth have made the idea of emotional bonding just a dream, or so it may seem at this time. Continue reading “The Heart vs. The Mind”

Denver Decisions

Decisions. Decisions.

It’s always nice to find moments where people in your life show that they will be there if they can. Like when you decide on a last minute trip to Denver for the sake of just getting away. People involved quickly finding ways to meet in Denver and then drive back to the east coast in a rental. Like something out of a bad movie only there isn’t a plot that involves us smuggling weed. Early flight out of Philly booked and ready to go so now we wait. No way I’ll be sleeping the night before at all when I can sleep on the plane! Continue reading “Denver Decisions”