Story Inspired Poetry

A story is written followed by the authors feelings expressed poetically.

The Knowers

The TV picture flickered on and off, as you might expect in a lightening storm, but the day was clear and bright, without a cloud in the sky. My wife...

A Smooth Car Ride From Florida to New York

Abe, my wife Barbara’s father, drove the family from NYC to Miami every winter. He was a man obsessed with efficiency, an attribute that drove him, pardon the pun, to...

NEGITIVITY

I’ve noticed that some people who are not otherwise productively occupied, focus on events with a negative perspective and even enjoy attacking people in power. It seems to create a...

My Brothers Death Saved the Life of My Wife

Social Work practitioners are drilled in the concept of process. A way of observing and analyzing behavioral changes and events as an ongoing progression rather then a series of discrete...

The Psychosis Of Young Love

I call it a psychosis because it is contrary to the physical needs and inclinations of most young men in their twenties. I am alluding to my puzzlement about why...

The ATV Ride

The place was beautiful. The food was tasty and plentiful. But the beaches were rocky with dangerous undercurrents. And the unheated pools were uncomfortable. We spent much of our time...

A Spiritual Experience

As I sat in the family car waiting for the light to change I, for a split second, knew what the meaning of life and existence was all about. The...

My First Book Review

Writing a book, story or a poem is an addictive process because it transports me into a relaxed, spiritual and meditative world of focused contemplation. When completed, I like a...

A New Style of Writing

Poetry continues to lose popularity because it can be obtuse and unintelligible. I am a poet and when I write a poem that I consider to be self evident most...