The Real Me

From somewhere within, a voice calls out 'Yes?" I turn to look but see no one. As I walk down life's path a shy flower raises its head but is lost in the green of the bushes before I can know it The real me is trying to step up on life's stage and play …

Serene Summer Nights

Serene summer nights!No picture of the soft breeze,Nor of the sound of falling water,Nor of the tiny fireflies that accompany meAs I stroll on the deck… No mention of the heartbeatsIntermittently racing and calmLike thunder in the distanceDelivering lightning strikes of a coming stormAnd yet urging I dwell in the stillnessBefore it comes No glimpse …