Monday, February 27, 2017


I tried a little harder
or so I want to believe.
I asked and gave.
A little bitter at times.
I'd like to think
this is the fear
but the bitter tasted so sweet.

Sunday, February 26, 2017


I am always grasping 
at something I can not have.
A story left unfinished.

Saturday, February 25, 2017


For once in my life
I imagined I was right were 
I wanted to be.
Goals met.
Dreams accomplished
I would sit and ponder 
make a new life plan.


I never knew much about my Grandfather's job.  I knew he was a police officer.  A Sergeant on the Chicago Police Force.  When he came ho...