A poet who transcends her own words, a leader who speaks for the people, a human who knows the soul of humanity, I salute you Dr. Angelou. The caged bird has been released. D.J. WhisenantRead more "– a simple farewell –"
Was I born without complete intuition? No siren has gone off in the pit below, just a bell up top that goes ‘ding’ upon hearing the term, ‘credit card’. Yes, a history of credit starts somewhere, but in the land of the living, a scam or a con are how the game is won. […]Read more "– bells, alarms, and whistles –"
Stars shine brightest When diamonds are thrown Into their orbit. D.J. WhisenantRead more "– senryū # 15 –"
Your teasing and testing me, every day stressing me, has come to a halt. The rhyme and the reason in this springtime season has piqued all my thought. Am I finally done, done, done with fiendish games? ‘Cause I feel I’ve won, won, and wisdom’s to blame. Yes, you look good, damn good, but […]Read more "– not impressed –"
The sun on my face – reassurance has arrived, a welcomed lover. D.J. WhisenantRead more "– haiku # 74 –"
Taking on superpowers, my own, not given by man, I look to the east, for peace in where I stand. We all want the gold, in our small hands to hold, e- ven if souls are sold… I just want to fly. Taking down dark towers, red throne, deceiver of man, I look to the east, […]Read more "– control –"
No one religion will truly accept me… yet I’m still in your arms. They throw stones instead of protect me… yet I’m still safe from harm. Cast it out… all the doubt… and I might have a shot. Not alone tonight or any other night… D.J. WhisenantRead more "– soul for real –"