Laughing in the Sky – a poem remembering my dad

The Poem… Laughing in the Sky If I could still hear you I bet I’d hear Laughing, laughing Way up in the sky. I bet it echoes Through cosmos and ages I bet it rolls and rumbles Bellying over the winds And crashing through tides. I can almost hear If I listen very hard Laughing Laughing Way up high. Background… …

It’s Better from a Distance – my country song

The Poem… It’s better from a distance I have a friend who has it all An attentive husband Diamonds on her hands And pearls around her neck. I saw them out for dinner one night He pulled out her chair And kissed her cheek And I pretended not to look Pretended not to care. I told her the next day …

(NSFW) Low Class – I was going for ‘sexy’ with this poem

The Poem… Low class Swayin’ hips Butter lips Round a fist Make ‘im wisp Lady luck She down on me? Get in my truck Get down on me. Bar fly Caught high Don’t be shyyy Oooh, myyy… She’s walkin’ And wailin’ She got no time For pray, pray, prayin’ She’s a low class Low show Get up, ready-o! Move on, …

Joey – a poem about my son

The Poem… Joey On a normal day You seem very heavy. You can get in the way And you can be so needy. I pick you up I feel the weight And think, damn this is hard.  Just wait, Joey, wait! Then we laughed today Loud, belly rolling giggles I scooped you up in all your wriggles Laughing, and swinging …