Farewell

*Important Disclaimer* This poem addresses suicide, and in no way promotes the voluntary premature ending of one’s life. This is written with the sole purpose of reaching out to those who have struggled, to help them understand that there are countless others who relate. Despite what you may be going through, know that you are … More Farewell

Sincerity

Local town hall, forum, debate The things they say will quell the hate The Senate’s fought since Rome, you know And what do we now have to show? They talk of change, they talk of new They say the things we all want to Yet when the hammer meets anvil They stand, complacent, they all … More Sincerity

Love & Loss: 2

July, 1943. Sicily. I wonder if Father is proud of me. He always told me I would grow to accomplish great things one day. Yet here I lay, cold and cramped in a cot hardly fit for a prisoner.  When I joined the US 7th, they told us we were undertaking one of the most … More Love & Loss: 2