Category: Poetry

Oh, Fiddle Diddle

“There is no fun in doing nothing when you have nothing to do.” Jerome K  Jerome  Is something doing nothing Is nothing doing something After much musing I find this confusing Much like a riddle Oh, fiddle diddle I’m calling it day Maybe I’ll hit the hay or […]

Fractals in Chaos

“Striving for excellence motivates you, striving for perfection demoralizes you.”-Harriet Braiker Excelling is compelling Your alter ego you’re selling? More than twice more than thrice? Is it tuned to perfection? A battle of fractals ensues changes too fast to choose Corruption and interruption tend to amuse but confuse […]

We’re on Life’s High

“The best mind-altering drug is truth.” Lily Tomlin Our mind is like a sieve What we retain can only remain, whether accidentally or incidentally, as long as we live. As time draws nigh and we’re on life’s high let’s inhale the truths and exhale the lies  § In Other […]

Tick Tock

“Time flows the same way for all human beings; every human being flows through time in a different way.” Yasunari Kawabata Time doesn’t stand still It’s indefinite progression It’s an irreversible succession It’s a continuous flow It’s a measure of existence It’s void of resistance Our spot in […]

Can We Change Everything We See?

“Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until faced.” James Baldwin We can’t change the color of the sky Don’t know why We can’t change the color of the sun Don’t know why We can’t change the color of the moon Don’t […]

Life, Death and Inbetween

“Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It’s the transition that’s troublesome.” Isaac Asimov Life is like a dream It can be good or bad It can be happy or sad Death is like a dream Never ending And unforgiving In between is like a dream But still remains […]

Only “Once”

“Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.” Margaret Lee Runbeck Moving down the road of life Do I opt for left or right? Time not to be wasted Life not to be hastened I live and cherish each day There’s only “once” […]

Evilly

“May the forces of evil become confused on the way to your house.” George Carlin Wickedness lurks in the darkness A looming threat to our abode Let’s create an illusion and master confusion May the forces of evil go down the wrong road Deviation from the devious and […]

Reputation

Is what I hear true? You don’t know what to do? Nary a clue nor an idea out of the blue? You can’t build trust on naught No reputation = no remuneration “You can’t build a reputation on what you are going to do.” Henry Ford Join the […]