THOUGHTS OF A MAN

Standardized Testing

It is a difference of opinion when you think your life should change. For me, I thought I was almost invincible. I’d drink almost every day and smoke more weed than I thought I ever would. Being unemployed will do that to you. I was bored out of my mind. At the moment, I thought

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Stuck In My Mind

(Since I have the time, I thought I’d get back to a hobby of mine. Hope y’all enjoy!) Wrote a poem today Had time to think about what I’d say It’s a time where I’m stuck in my mind looking for the words to find Trying to make sense of it all, closed in behind

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The Complex Male Psyche??*

Since the beginning of time, men and women have been trying to figure each other out. There have been several books written about the subject by psychiatrists, love doctors, and so-called experts. I consider myself a “so-called” expert on several topics, including “men.” Mostly because I am a man, and I’m pretty sure that I’ve

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Am I Missing Something?

I once wrote a poem and labeled it “Love” then I threw it in a fire and watched the ashes fly above. It’s a well-versed story that comes to mind of someone gallivanting to save us, a true one of a kind. The beauty, charm, wit, and even a sultry kiss. Our hearts open up,

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Yellow Canteen

On the first day of Biology class, I noticed the girl with the yellow canteen. She sat on the far left of the arena and my attention belonged all to her. Between notes I would glance, sneakily, in the chance that she would see me too—she would and we’d both stare into space as if

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What Is Love?

What is love? I’m 57 years old, and I’m still trying to figure that out. I’m not even sure if I’ve ever been in love. Since my divorce, five years ago, I’ve dated a few women who have been into me, but I wasn’t that really into them. I liked a couple of them, and

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