~~ Good Night

********************** ******************************************************** Sweet Dreams Sleep doesn’t come as I close my eyes I still see the moonlit starry skies And hear the faint melody of the band inside As we dance on the beautiful balcony outside Another slow waltz, as we glide ‘cross the floor And quietly slip away through the veranda’s back door Was… Read More ~~ Good Night

~~ June 10th ~~

********************************************************************** When I started this back on about June 8th it was only going to be a picture and a paragraph or two but as time passed and I was writing,  memories started coming back like echoes off a canyon wall.  So, now, here we are………, almost 3 weeks later and still writing. +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ There… Read More ~~ June 10th ~~

~ SleepyHead ~

  ********************************** ++++++++++++++ Sleep is a stranger tonight.  I lay in bed, staring at the ceiling, contemplating the age old question… Why ? ++++++++++++++ The questions have no answers The poem has no rhyme The song has no music There is no meaning in the words The story has no ending… ===== There comes a… Read More ~ SleepyHead ~

~~~ Tonight~~~

      ******************************************************************************* **********************************************************   Tonight I am far away. I am in another time and space, holding a beautiful young girl in my arms and dancing to the melody of a soft, slow waltz.  She is smiling sweetly.  No words are spoken.  None need be as our hearts are so entwined that each… Read More ~~~ Tonight~~~

~More Footprints…~

******************************************************************** ******************************************************************* He rolled sleepily out of bed and trudged down the hallway to turn up the heat on the thermostat.  It was cold in the house.  It always was this time of morning, this time of year.  He turned the heat down every night, thinking to save on his utility bill.  Crawling lazily back into… Read More ~More Footprints…~

Dance With Me

*************** ********************** The ballroom is crowded, chandeliers burning bright The music played softly, sweetly, this magical night Hungry eyes meet ‘cross the crowded dance floor Two hearts beat faster as they both wish for more * Dance with me * With a smile and a sigh she comes into his arms He is more than enchanted by her beauteous… Read More Dance With Me

Cajun Queen

(Click on images to enlarge) ******* There’s a sultry place Where the bayou streams Close to city’s lights Down by New Orleans The moon shines bright And stars, it seems Give all their light  To a cajun queen She’s tall and slender And a lithe eighteen  Her heart’s not tender  This cajun queen Few words she… Read More Cajun Queen