Whose Words meant All

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 …

I’ve never had a friend who didn’t hurt me,
  I’m told that’s just the price of getting close

I’ve never had a friend to not desert me,
  it’s always been the thing I hated most

I’ve never had a friend who crosses over
  that line so far away and growing thin

I’ve never had a friend that I could count on
  —whose words meant all to me but not to him

(Villanova Pennsylvania: July, 2018)
 ‘Comments From A Homeless Man In Las Vegas’
  August, 2017

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