Everybody Wins

It seems nothing requires proof,
And all we ever do is fight…

Are You Not My Brother?

How is it the color of one’s skin,
Somehow defines what is held within…

The Blank Page

~~~  A great Zen Master traveled with his disciple to the small village that sat in the foot hills below their temple. The student was excited about their visit to the village, as leaving the temple was a rare treat and he longed for this quiet time walking with his Teacher. He was a devoted student … Continue reading

More Alike Than Not

We are nearly all the same,
But we focus on the difference…

Nameless

What if no one would ever know,
What evil would eager tempt,
What good would go undone…

Editorial – “What Have We Become”

I wrote this piece on April 4, 2020 at the onset of the Covid pandemic. Some of the thoughts and feelings I captured then have changed and, sadly, some have not.

Look Hard

We are not what we were,
But we are what we teach…

White

I have freedoms others will never know,
Simply because my skin is white…

In Reply

I have stayed silent,
When I should have spoke…

Pronouns

What makes “you” and “me”,
Become the pronoun “we”…

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

Rtistic

I speak my heart out.

Harley Reborn

♠️Rip It Up & Start Again♥️

D.C. Gilbert

Award-winning Author, Veteran

Rum and Robots

We Survived and Arrived - Now as Warriors We Thrive

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

A trip through life with fingers crossed and eternal optimism.

Perception

A journey into the labyrinth of my sceptical mind.

Pete Springer

Passionate Teacher and Future Children's Author