Saturday, May 26, 2018

Greatest Strengths


Someday people are going to look back at our story and wonder how we made it through so much and the only answer we will have worth giving is all we’ll say:
“The American Dream is nothing without perseverance.” 

Friday, May 25, 2018

For Real Family Only


When the weight of the world rests solely on the shoulders of a loved one it's okay to cry in the middle of the day for absolutely no reason at all. 

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Brewing up Some Company


It's been a while since you have come by for coffee or tea and I think I am even beginning to forget how to use the tea kettle anymore. I haven't heard from you in a couple years now, but I just wanted to say I hope the sun is shining where you are and if it isn't than I

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Craving a Decent Celebration


You've gotta have a little bit of fun or there's really no point in growing up any more than this in the future. 

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Just a Lonely Piece of Brick


I'd love to say something cheesy like, "I'll wait for you", but as a poet I'm running low on my allowed cliche' count. Besides if this is finally going to be the real thing - like you swear it is - I'd rather be original.

So instead let me be the cornerstone to your dream home. I don't mind living on paper for a while. 

Predecessor of the Sun in Training


Far too many stars burn themselves out far too quickly and my dear, I will not allow you to do the same. I will offer you everything I can to keep you as healthy, happy, and long as possible.

Happy Birthday, my Dear.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

The Importance of Breakfast


Honestly, you have no real reason not to be a morning person, so why don't you try coming over in a couple hours and sharing some coffee and toast with me. Who knows, it might turn your day around quite a bit. 

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

How Far We've Come


I'd rather have too many choices than not enough. That is why I believe that you are so in love with the stars - the same one rarely catches your eye twice.