Author Archives

“Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.”
― Maya Angelou

  • For Your Sake

     Do you run in place and pretend to complete For fear you’re failing to master the task Don’t panic your manic and admit defeat In this foolish world it’s best to ask Not hide drunken words behind a mask  Either… Read More ›

  • Not Here Nor There

    There are those in life that are no-shows Enthralled with their sense of no-goes So dusty their minds No thoughts to unwind Their souls are sequestered in shadows -Eugenia “You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.”―… Read More ›

  • Renewing our Senses

      Gossipy stares getting you down Hey, get that chin off the ground Bruised spirits may weep in vain Emitting fumes of pity, rigors of pain Insensible voices may be raised in ire  but, short lived nonsense will soon expire… Read More ›

  • Memories of a Season

    A stained glass sky with sunlit clouds Songs of summer stir the trees Not too soft yet not too loud Undulant whispers in a balmy breeze Sunrises begin the day’s expectations Sunsets end with the day’s reflections Token memories on… Read More ›

  • Findings in Life

    Ah, the number thirty-three Found this a good age to be Found good things in life aren’t free Found lotsa life still to see Found what it’s like to be me Found how not to be up a tree but… Read More ›

  • Life Unzipped

    Is what we’ve sought Aught for naught? Are we sharing cheer While we’re here? Let peace not cease Dispel the myth Life’s not a lease -Eugenia   “At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from… Read More ›

  • Who Done It?

    While mulling by the lake spotted an empty canoe and a soloing shoe was it foul play or fowl play? Commiserating birds with very few words Not takers of chances Concealing their glances Ah! But the hen saw it all… Read More ›

  • Take Charge

    A jaundiced spirit Lingered with us a while Camouflaged our hindrance Etched life in hardened soil Bruised our intellectual toil Then unfolded a radiant smile Praised strong and willful belief A passel of concordant relief -Eugenia   “You must take… Read More ›

  • Ode to a Poet

    A touch of imagination A bit of inspiration A tad of ideation Sparking creation A spot of time to spend A message to send A thought to lend A chance to pretend A mind puzzle to link A snapshot to… Read More ›

  • Along the Way

    Life’s an ongoing masquerade of emotion Shuttered ideas foster inner commotion The same old song shouts out confusion Spell check the soul for a resolution   “Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you as… Read More ›