ENEMY SO CLOSE

An ENEMY So Close He came to me I never knew him before then ‘Said I am your friend My job is to guard you Protect you from the enemy From the dark secrets that lurk in the shadows To direct you when ‘you are lost’ Then I did believe...

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NARROW STRAITS

I have been to that place Where nothing else but grace Keeps the heart from going astray; Where the roads change even if you pray! Then you wonder why, despite your faith, Your hope’s in desperate, swaddling swathe! Tears of intercession blind your eyes And you ask Heaven so many...

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BETRAYED EAGLE

My heart, like a balloon, you pierce With the fury of a baboon – so fierce In crushing ache I double in tears As my blood gush and ooze out my fears. Trust shattered like grains of blown rice Friends scattered for their share of dire price My body bloodied...

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HUMANS

  Nobody hires anybody for anythingExcept to make moneyFor themselves from whatthat person can do.Nobody, anybody. There are always at least a dozen people out thereWho can do the very same thing equally wellyou have your choiceno need to be stuck with a know it allSay who rubs you the...

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FRIENDS WITH FANGS

“Friends” I thought are meant to watch your back And be there for you in times you lack As well lighten your path when you happen to be in the dark Like Noah did to his people on the ark? But time now has taught me lessons I needed to...

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O FRIEND

In the arch age, arrows are most dreaded Ravenous Swords and jackknives too Of ghastly fear and shock in man they render In this jet age, bombs and missiles are most frightful At a shot, a thousand fall and kiss the earth But none of these perturbs my heart None...

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