The Higher Charms

The Higher Charms

The Higher Charms It was a dream, or so he thought, The subtle fire behind her look… How rare the lass that ever caught The sailor’s heart upon a hook! And rarer still the lass who both The inner and the outer eye Could please so keenly by her troth, And make him...
The Widening Day

The Widening Day

Poem for the Second Inauguration of President Donald J. Trump   Where shall they hide now, the merchants of death, Who cloaked our eyes and robbed our throats of voice, Who muzzled minds and sought to gag our breath, Who in the blood of innocents rejoice? To whom...