Watching The Calendar Turn

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 Wa…

Fighting my memory,
I watched the calendar turn

Flashes of my grandfather

Racing through my mind
Age wasn’t supposed to be like this
Or then…maybe it was


Followed by darkness
Then more darkness again

Where is the light

Hours of larceny

Time being stolen
Waiting, waiting

Fighting with my
 —watching the calendar turn

(Villanova Pennsylvania: November, 2013)