that picture – a poem

"that picture"a poem by Jeremy C Kester Staring at the picture on the wall,Surprising I see myself smiling,What was I thinking at that moment? I was only a young child,Filled with hopes of future adventures. Now is less than it was then. Behind me I leave those days,Only because I face forward.Hell, if I could,I … Continue reading that picture – a poem

Two Things – a poem

"Two Things"a poem by Jeremy C Kester Do we understandthe difference between love& lust?Between pain & death?Or beauty & the vile?To hold something so tightthat it escapesthought or reasonLike we never had it at all. It can escape reason, life.As if there was a differencelike death & life, two coinsor the same coin flipped& loveor … Continue reading Two Things – a poem

Perfection Desired – a poem

"Perfection Desired"a poem by Jeremy C Kester Floundering in the space of my mind,passing by the perfection desired.To be the perfection less in me,I am not the desired of myself. But what of perfection do I seek?Nothing short of perfection thus?Something more than shortfallen?Nothing short of my perfection. For more poetry, consider purchasing a copy … Continue reading Perfection Desired – a poem

Through Glass – a poem

"Through Glass"a poem by Jeremy C Kester Draped overheadWith white underneathI watch from a window farBetween cushions of imaginationBright red and orange as the sunMakes us know it is thereBut for morning to take hold For more poetry, consider purchasing a copy of Jeremy's collection: Change of Seasons: Selected Poems. Click the link to get … Continue reading Through Glass – a poem

Ocean Waves – a poem

"Ocean Waves"a poem by Jeremy C Kester What would the ocean whisper?If it could talk to me?Its waves as songs of glories old,Spraying words upon my face.Can I hear them today?Not that I wish to beg.My ears have fallen victim,To echoes of pain,of desperate pleas for release.I want to be soothed again,Like a gentle newborn … Continue reading Ocean Waves – a poem