Black Diamond Embrace

Longtime writer with twelve books in publication. Three of them Poetry. : The Death Of The Playground : The Sword Of Ichiban : Searching For Crazy Horse : Darkening Sun : An Anthology Of Perception-Vol's 1 & 2 : After Midnight : Sammy And Bumpers : The Fall City Mandate : Revenge Along The War …

Selecting the misery,
  crown jewel of my pain

To wear like a necklace,
  but serve as a chain

Its dark stone on fire,
  all light one’s defaced

Reset in a solitaire,
 —black diamond embrace

(Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2017)