Goodbye Old Friend

My dearest friend Wolfgang, I read the obituary page of our local newspaper today. Your name was the first on the list. The beautiful name you loved. I could not [...]

By |2017-09-20T13:59:29+00:00August 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Goodbye Old Friend

Monday Morning Doubts

I identified my components this morning; one wants to stay in bed to enjoy the rainy day, the adventurist wants to run away to explore the world, and the best [...]

By |2017-09-18T15:18:09+00:00May 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Monday Morning Doubts

My Ancestral Home

I set out at night from Atlanta. No wind, or snow. Hovered over the Atlantic Ocean for thirteen hours. Sleepless night. Patience has become a part of me. Landed facing [...]

By |2017-09-18T15:34:47+00:00January 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on My Ancestral Home

A Patriarch

Eleven hours of flight across the Atlantic Ocean. By road, I crossed two rivers; river Niger, and John’s River. My destination was across from a market, and adjacent to a [...]

By |2017-09-18T15:29:07+00:00November 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on A Patriarch

Soulful

I’ll never forget the magic of our Saturday nights. Special moments carved in my mind by you the sculptor of my love. Let’s dance the night away. Who needs music, [...]

By |2017-09-18T15:25:45+00:00October 26th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Soulful

Whispers of Love

“There was no moon to influence the night. Just you, your beauty, and your wondrous smile. We sat for two hours. Kisses and nibbles. Laughing and fondling. Falling for [...]

By |2017-09-18T15:46:45+00:00October 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Whispers of Love

Love Sway

We sailed at dawn. Moonless night. Dark clouds hovered in the horizon. Howling wind, and choppy water. Our boat rocked from side to side. Dancing for the water god. A [...]

By |2017-09-18T15:23:21+00:00October 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Love Sway