In the Future Sense
Published: Harrisburg Magazine, 5/6/2022. You assumed too much. The world would be fine without you. In this, you were dreadfully wrong. The stars did not sing your praise. The Earth did not revel in your glory. The seas did not churn in exaltation. None shall know of you, but all shall owe you. It is of the passing of your days that all shall be made true, and light shall once again shine. So, as they will proclaim, and we…
The Words of God
beginnings transient / in knowledge prescient in / happenings premonitions / waypoints wayward we / these things journey to
a toddler cradled / no clasped / in desperate arms / his bicep quakes / he knows how / ill-suited his talent,
I / Am me. / MY / Toes, / Wiggle them / Out the window. / Shh...no one has to know.