Tag Archives: heaven

Just in Case

Just in Case I like flying. It’s generally safe. Safer than the other means of transport. That safety comes at a premium of course. In addition, when things go wrong, they often do so spectacularly. One can generally stop a … Continue reading

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Is that not poisonous?

Is that not poisonous? Conan’s lady love asked him once “Do you want to live forever?” (right before she hopped and got herself killed – not entirely her fault, but “we” needed some reason for Conan to go on a … Continue reading

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Long ago

Long ago I was tired. So I didn’t go to church. I seem to have reasons every Sunday not to. That’s what I tell myself anyway. Otherwise how can I explain the fact that the baby that was christened the … Continue reading

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The Year He died

The Year He died It rained the year he died Big drops From God’s eyes Up in the skies I slept the year he died Strange dreams No seams Running together like cloth reams village streams I drove the year … Continue reading

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The girl behind the polka dot

The girl behind the polka dot It was the third of June the rains beat down none too soon for the heat, the heat was strong enough to cook the brain The rains lashed down but I was safe behind … Continue reading

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Are you listening Lord?

Are you listening Lord? Just before I called it quits for the day, I was lying on my bed with my eyes on the ceiling when I suddenly had an awareness of someone else in the room. Then I heard … Continue reading

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The Good Doctor: 2 years on

The Good Doctor: 2 years on It is of course 2 years ago today when the good doctor took his leave. I must admit the complete piece to which the following poem belonged was long and rambling, so I am … Continue reading

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