Smoke, Heat & Memories

The day has me distracted. I try to remain focused on my job and the work I need to do. It has nothing to do with being Monday. It’s not because I had a tiresome weekend nor am fatigued or overly pained. It is not because I am eager to get back to the work …

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Sonnet V – Not of My Time

There was a time you were unknown to me We walked our separate paths upon the earth Then life presented chance discovery and need displayed at face our meeting’s worth Below the surface boiled submissive fire Tempting us to warm to nature’s draw You appeared despite your oath’s desire Soothing o’er my wounds that still …

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