The Story of Bob and Nate by Richard Stephen
April has been one of the most stressful months of my life and I am no spring chicken! Writing has become one of my primary ways of coping with stress. Feeling such stress, I then felt the need to write but wanted to write something light-hearted and whimsical. The result was “The Story of Bob and Nate.” It’s a look at how we face obstacles with a twist on an old adage. I hope you enjoy it!
Face in a Foggy Mirror by Richard Stephen
Vivid memories can be elicited by the smallest and slightest things; a sight, a sound, a smell. Most of the time those memories are held fondly, sometimes not. However, even the fond memories can bring with them great pain as seen in “Face in a Foggy Mirror.”
What Lies Up Round the Bend by Richard Stephen
At some point we all have to make decisions about the path we have chosen, about pursuing our dreams and our chances for greatness. “What Lies Up Round the Bend” is a poem about following your life’s path, taking chances and living life fully.
Micropoetry – 4/15/2012
Lonely hours late at night
to close my eyes is such a fight
hoping that I dream of you
and fearful that I just might too