Absent – a poem

"Absent"a poem by Jeremy C Kester My thoughts follow the sound of the air,As I lay silently awake inside.The bitter smell of my sweat surrounds me,Reminds of what I silently dread. These thoughts are but a treat to me.Like the sweet taste of vanilla,Only absent are they of the substance within.I can only hope I … Continue reading Absent – a poem

Untitled #30 – a poem

Untitled #30a poem by Jeremy C Kester Dancing around my thoughtsShadows of the uncertainties I bearFuture lovesPast sinsWorries of the days to comeBut I can’t close my eyes and make them disappearThrough coffee and colaI try to block out sleepish wanderingScared to fall asleep and dreamScared to wake up to yet another dayThe unknowingOr is … Continue reading Untitled #30 – a poem

Visitors – a haiku

"Visitors"a haiku by Jeremy C Kester Ducks waddle & eatSeeds fallen a feeder highA dog shows its teeth For more poetry, consider purchasing a copy of Jeremy's collection: Change of Seasons: Selected Poems. Click the link to get yourself a copy in either print or for Kindle. (Currently exclusive with Amazon, however that will change … Continue reading Visitors – a haiku

Coming of Age – a poem

"Coming of Age"a poem by Jeremy C Kester If I could only find a difference,To lead me away from this confusion,Bringing me from a pit of innocence,Enlighten the question of delusion.Spare my mind from these bitter illnesses,And I shall forever rest my tired eyes.For my feet have walked these strong distances,And my heart, though tired, … Continue reading Coming of Age – a poem