Words of borrower

Funny I told a friend about loaning my car, Odd response I recieved, The woman soon as I inherrited money when mom died, Hand out, Hand in my face, Yesterdays lecture seemed odd, Actually telling me the importance if my car! I know what it is to need a car, I know what it usContinue reading “Words of borrower”

The Train

My neighbor talks to me, Her father tortured his family for hours, Little brother beat unconcious, The train was savage, Unrelenting beating his sons and daughter bloody, Mother left, Coward! Some families war was on the home front! My dad’s weapons of pain were inflicted verbally! My older sister Diana lied”savagely, Crushed my good name,Continue reading “The Train”

An old friend

A Wisconsinite, Lover of Virginia, Wrote me today twice, Been long time, Sounds the same, Minister, Retired Luther College Professor, More a friend then help, In her absence I have matured, Became , A person still not perfect, Still innocent of Elder Abuse, Still empathic, Still bewildered, Still alone poet, Working hard for a betterContinue reading “An old friend”

Going to town

Going to town looses that certain warm feeling when friend moves away, Need to go need food and power aid and yogurt Its the going alone that sucks Stuck in the mud Going with Judy or Pat was like a light in my heart Telling them either they would blow off that warm fuzzy feelingContinue reading “Going to town”

Legacy

Business woman me Legacy Written word Writer Dreamer Teacher Educator Not hole fitter Out of box thinker Me, You, They, Us, All alike All different Perfect in our way Loved by our moms. Banker to an extent.

Embers

White, hot Once wood burns white hot Like a life a might oak sturdy and strong Delicate, strong of heart Pure in her goodness Embers memories irreplaceable Strong heart beat Like a brook her giggle Rushing through fields falling over rocks Mom loved water falls Meadows with horses Walking in fields surrounded with mares HerContinue reading “Embers”

Laura

Walks tall Walks straight as an arrow No daughter harrassed or Gaslit her to remove a daughter from her will One hundred years old in August 2019 Why are some Iowan elderly allowed to live Why do some Iowan elderly get bullied Harrassed Forced to support Loose their idenity Why! Laura’s swell Artist My momContinue reading “Laura”