In Prayer – A Poem

In Prayer Sometimes we wonderWhy we keep calling the same numberWhen the telephone ringsUntil we return the phone to the receiverMaybe somedayOur Father will answerAnd laugh as He says“I’ve been waiting for your call all week” I recognize that “Until we return the phone to the receiver” calls out my age and the year thisContinue reading “In Prayer – A Poem”

Short Story: Aquarium

This experimental short has been rejected by a few different magazines at this point, so I’m going to go ahead and post it here. “Why? Why do you let us go on doing such horrible atrocities to each other?! We commit genocide! We destroy the most precious of creations! The very God you serve gaveContinue reading “Short Story: Aquarium”

Atomic — A Poem

A forgotten poem from 2010. I believe this was with the collection of notes that may have been also associated with a road trip I took in 2012, making this a little more confusing. The poem seems to be about consciousness and physics… maybe? Let me know what you think in the comments. Atomic IContinue reading “Atomic — A Poem”

Ode To The Chesapeake Bay Watermen – A Poem

Today’s poem is dedicated to a special demographic. For those unaware, Accomack County is one of the hardest hit by the coronavirus pandemic in Virginia. Tangier Island, one of our treasured communities, is safe, but if the pandemic reaches its shores the results could be devastating. I’ve been a Bull Islander and a Shoreman, andContinue reading “Ode To The Chesapeake Bay Watermen – A Poem”