The Book of Choice

Long have I been a bibliophile, I've read quite a pile. Borrowed some and owned some, But loaning my own has always been a qualm! Some I unjustifiably skim through, Some I unreasonably judge by the cover, Some covers have me allured, But never manage to keep my heart moored. And then, there are those … Continue reading The Book of Choice


The Bounty

Life bestowed me with an infelicitous gift, Which caused everything to shift! Didn't come neat, didn't come tidy, Was as shabby, as shabby could be! Touched my life, rampant and raging! Was like a jack in the box, but cruel and gut-wrenching! Life bestowed me with an infelicitous gift, That billowed in my hands so swift! As it … Continue reading The Bounty