Youthful Memories: A Free Verse Meditation

Youthful memories  Comic books Toy ray-guns Sunlit days  Free of shoes Sand covered toes Burning echoes Of the first-girl-I-loved’s Bemusement And resultant mockery  I wonder Why suffering Delights us so? Such cruelty divides us A charred gulf bearing Smoldering rubble Remnants of hope So many memories of this journey called life. Painful ones sometimes rise […]