You Can’t Take It with You (My Letter to Gramps)

Knowing the end was near I wrote my favorite Grandfather a letter Sharing all the love From a lifetime of highlights Two years later After his funeral I found the letter At the top of his top drawer “ it meant so much to him” said grandma I am forever grateful I took...

Death Sentence

Doctor says Too far gone Treatments won’t work Keep a good diet And hope for the best All I can do Death sentence My pain To grow Worse and worse Snuffing out The joy Of my life

What a sad beautiful thing it is

What is sad beautiful thing it is To be a human being To be aware To know what is coming To know our tiny place in the universe To be able To imagine Heaven Perfection And yet To be trapped in a body Of bacteria and shit Rotting Knowing the inevitable oblivion And...

Sex & Death

Death will take us all It’s the growing shadow of the afternoon of our lives The inevitable sunset We feel it coming Slowly But put it from our minds Put it aside To pursue Sex Union The passing of the torch Demanded by our genes The one thing That gives our...