Tag Archives: Nostalgia

Put it in a Book

words can be hard to find when they hide themselves in the back of our mind we’re blind it’s clear so bring ’em near this is fear it’s here and it’s only just begun Where I sat, was where I … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Sunset

Start me up, simple words dig through the deep depths of my soul and pull out those feelings one at a time until they are in front of my eyes because I need to see them it has been too … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Not That Person Anymore

Have you ever put on a pair of clothes, only to quickly realize they no longer fit? That happened to me a few weeks ago. It caught me by surprise. My pants felt like I needed to shove a lampshade … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 60 Comments

The Blue And White

A few hours ago, the Toronto Maple Leafs were officially eliminated from the Stanley Cup Playoffs by the Washington Capitals. I am not mad. I am not sad. I am not heartbroken or numb. I am not going through the … Continue reading

Posted in Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Wash Away

Is it okay? I remember the night – quiet, lonely, perfect I remember the day – loud, busy, also perfect And as I tried to walk around the puddles not yet on the ground I realized one thing The water had become blood I always … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Circle

Songs don’t change, they’re the lucky ones Maybe we follow a different tune Sitting in front of a slot machine Hoping, wishing, praying Searching for luck because this is where it is found I hit the jackpot We won Now what? … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Momentarily Misplaced

I can’t tell you the last time a commercial on TV, or an advertisement on the internet, left me saying to myself, “Wow, I need what they’re selling.” I don’t know if I’ve ever thought that. Sure, maybe the food … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Lately

It’s been ten days since I last wrote something, which is about fifty days in blog time. So forgive me if this post goes all over the place. I don’t know what the next sentence is going to be until I … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 59 Comments

Super Bowl Sadness

I can’t remember the last time I watched an entire NFL game, from start to finish. I don’t know if I ever have. And I say that as someone who’s been a fan, of varying degrees, over the last fifteen … Continue reading

Posted in Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 33 Comments

Piece Of My Heart

Forget what I said, forget what you’re told Tonight is the night, we’re going to grow old Don’t look at the wound, time will never heal it See me in the next life, I swear to still feel it So don’t count the nights I cried, the Lord … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments