Category Archives: Poems

Lost in my Aloneness 

Lost in my aloneness It's a whirlwind of silence Filled with doubt Emotions pulling me into a dungeon Body shaking Unseen Explosions bombard the psyche Emptiness firing bullets into the heart While I suffocate on lack of stimulation Failed attempts circle around my neck like a boa constrictor (C) Jack…

Change is in the Air

Things they are a changing Energy is shifting Dropping people and situations like bags of sand Almost on an unconscious level It's like my spirit can no longer tolerate such things as lies and mistreatment It's moving so fast people and situations fall like rain from the sky Fear &…

Passion Keeps Moving

My desire to create keeps my feet moving When all I want is to lay down and die Passion still leaks out While being beaten with people's lies Time has given me some clarity More questions Also a deeper appreciation to share and be with others who enjoy and value…

Freedom in Aloneness

When you come to realize your the best person to have your own back There is a huge freedom that pours in with that awareness Although that takes some time to set in Right behind that sense of "I got this" is a bucket full of loneliness There was once…

Where is Spring

Closeness is a sweetness not often tasted Moments not often experienced Emotions not often felt Where is the sweet smell of spring Where is magic & pixie dust (c) Jack Roman

Haunted by Loves Lost Kiss

Haunted by Loves Lost Kiss An idea A vision never materialized Once it used to lurk in the Shadows Now it's like a UFO sighting Yea maybe they exist, but I have never seen one A glass with just a sip of wine Enough for a taste Enough to show…

Space Between Words

I want a quiet moment To sit and look at the stars Gentle breeze Sound of the water hitting the rocks Time shared It's the space between words and silence that's my favorite (C) Jack Roman

Camaraderie is a Treasure

Camaraderie is a treasure I often seek I love the experience of working together Building something bigger then me It's an allusive Gem not often found In a world full of Me's the We's are hard to find Or is it some disillusionment of getting older All too often I…

Intimacy Fuel

Somewhere out there is a fuse to my engine Not sure if it went missing or was just never there Creative energy and art fuel my tank When my tank runs low that's when I need that missing fuse To connect with others Intimate conversation Shared conversation Exchanging dreams, fears…

Why I Create Art

Why I Create art Maybe every time I take a picture I plead for life Every time I create I celebrate my breath Every new idea reminds me of the beating heart in my chest Giving me a chance to share in this moment Speeding thru space on a rock…