Poetry Friday

DREAMS Hold fast to dreams For if dreams die Life is a broken-winged bird That cannot fly. Hold fast to dreams For when dreams go Life is a barren field Frozen with snow.   — Langston Hughes (1902 – 1967), African-American poet, novelist and playwright.

Video Poetry (part heaven/hell)

GREEN DAY – WAKE ME UP WHEN SEPTEMBER ENDS Summer has come and passed The innocent can never last Wake me up when September ends Like my fathers come to pass Seven years has gone so fast Wake me up when September ends Here comes the rain again Falling from the stars Drenched in my […]

And so it begins …

Home ownership has its downsides, first and foremost of which is … repairs. Especially repairs that I can’t do myself. Had a plumber out today to inspect my bathroom … I need to have my shower faucets repaired, a new shut-off valve attached to my toilet, and to get the old drain removed from my […]