Category Archives: Poetry

I write stories, and sometimes a story emerges as a poem.
I’m not sure what the difference is, although occasionally poems contain rhymes.

remember

Click here to hear the poet read his words: remember do you know what I remember bestshe asks me with her famous smileI feel it radiating through the phonewith her words that so beguile it is hard for me to … Continue reading

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thoughts and fears

Click here to hear the poem read aloud: thoughts and fears between the dreams and memoriesbetween the thoughts and fearsI hear the music of your loveas it whispers in my ears the dog slumbers in the sunshinebeneath the dying pepper … Continue reading

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if we meet

Click here to hear the poet read his words: if we meet if we should ever meet againwhen I return from exileI know your eyes will light upand you’ll greet me with that smile if we should ever meet againwhen … Continue reading

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spider gone

Click here to hear the poet read his words: spider gone let me tell you about Susiethe little spider who hassince the days of confinementall those months agomade her home in a secluded cornerof my smallest room when I returnedafter … Continue reading

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which way

Click here to hear the poet read his words: which way I see donkeys in a fieldand I wonderare they happywith the lives they lead I supposethat their choicesare limited they eat grassand like usthey look forwardto springprobably with the … Continue reading

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of all the girls

Click here to hear the poet read his words: of all the girls of all the girls in all the worldI have spent my life with yousome times were gooda few were badbut thatI thinkis to be expected the years … Continue reading

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memories

Click here to hear the poet read his words: memories when I awakenin the dead of nightI findlong-forgotten memoriessoftly slitheringthrough a crack in my consciousness… sometimes they raise a smilea warm feelingfor a happier timea special persona successful relationshiphowever fleeting… … Continue reading

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invisible

Click here to hear the poet read his words (accompanied by a duo of persistent tourterelles): invisible at the coffee machineI silently watchthe happy chatter of the girlsas they discuss with each otherevery detail of their livestheir husbands boyfriends and … Continue reading

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love story

Click here to hear the poet read his words: love story sometimes a love storyis just that and no morea love storywith no end for me it was loveat first sightalthough I never believedin such a thinguntil I saw the … Continue reading

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I write

Click here to hear the poet read his words: I write I write nowas the only poet didof man’s inhumanity to manof the horrors inflicted dailyin countriesfortunately far awaywhere we don’t goeven on holidayon people whose skinis not as oursso … Continue reading

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