When I walked in the entrance, I was immediately greeted by two security officers none too happy to see me…

Surreal Santa’s List – Play Here

Play along and leave your list of thoughtful gifts…

The Flat-bottomed Taco Shell

I remember laughing with friends about the fact that in 1969 we could put a man on the moon with the computing power of one of today’s lesser cell phones, and yet it took us 40 more years to figure out we could put a flat bottom on a taco shell.

Victor the Bear

I wanted nothing more than to see my brother eaten by a bear.


It is just another day,
But it does not feel the same…

Surreal Santa’s List – Play Here

Play along and leave your list of thoughtful gifts…


I think that you have heard me say
Rhyming ‘ee’ was not child’s play

Ode to a Rhyme

I wonder how hard it would be
For each line to end beautifully
With words that rhyme most verily
With the long sound of the vowel ‘e’


It’s not as easy as it looks
To put words down in poetry

Got Funny?

My recent employment has afforded me the opportunity to watch comedians preform their art in a public setting.

Flannel with Faith

Embracing imperfection with faith, flannel, & fresh air

JaZzArt en València

Faith saved us from the savages that we were, losing faith makes us savages again

Suicide Squeeze

Often Misunderstood

The Poetorium at Starlite

An Open Mic & Poetry Show


I speak my heart out.

I didn't have my glasses on....

A trip through life with fingers crossed and eternal optimism.

Pete Springer

Passionate Teacher and Future Children's Author


Philosophy is all about being curious, asking basic questions. And it can be fun!

Poetry collection

Work by Rain Alchemist

Paul's Poetry Playground

It's Time to Play...


Poetry, Photography, haiku, Life, word play, puns, free verse