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

Puddles – a poem

"Puddles"a poem by Jeremy C Kester Ocean views,Of a microscopic world,A world foreign to us.So insignificant?Are we all insignificant?So much goes unknown,So much unseen,Circling around our own hearts,We fail to hear others’ beat.As the puddles fill with water,Life floats past,Past, something to be forgotten.Forget, I hold that little regret.Regret, do I truly regret?And if this … Continue reading Puddles – a poem

Chance – a poem

"Chance"a poem by Jeremy C Kester Stand upon the chilled grassPassing each grain of EarthBetween your toesFeeling the wind passThrough your hairThrough your spiritTake it away from timeAnd leave nothing to chance. For more poetry, consider purchasing a copy of Jeremy's collection: Change of Seasons: Selected Poems. Click the link to get yourself a copy … Continue reading Chance – a poem

Retreat – a poem

"Retreat"a poem by Jeremy C Kester If I could but sleepamong the noiseand be alone togethersurrounded apartI somehow yet feelas though conflict standand I retreatinto my own restraint 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 … Continue reading Retreat – a poem