Expand Your Senses


“If my poetry aims

to achieve anything,

it’s to deliver people

from the limited ways

in which they see and feel.”


― Jim Morrison





tunnel vision

one way street

no rhyme no reason





eyes closed aroma

spring repopulates the earth

nature seduces




he clings tenaciously to his comfort zone

he adamantly denies that he is a clone


he statistically fits into the status quo

his wife has replaced him with a rubber dildo


the kids don’t introduce him to their friends

he spends his days making unnecessary amends


the local bowling league failed to re-invite him

his insurance man told him to not go near the gym


the ultimate fanatic he paints his face in the home team colors

people in the  office will only comment, “he knows his numbers”


time is making him old and he is totally oblivious

like too many lives the ending is sadly piteous


if only he could have been persuaded to read a poem


ME  and the Boss








About merb010

Spring Hill, FL, United States Two nice old folks just hanging out, not hurting a bug or anything larger. The years have been kind to us and we now we are enjoying our golden years reading and writing. We are grateful for the God given talents that we now use to help others. View all posts by merb010

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