Author Archives: W. Wayne B.

About W. Wayne B.

I'm a software engineer and a poet.

On the Sacred Planet

The falling rain was cold today. I saw clouds race over the horizon. What matters to me is hard to explain. I value friends and people who care. Last night I was tired again. I began to sleep once the … Continue reading

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Things

My home is full of the things I have. At first the freedom to increase them seemed to be the answer to my problems. I got everything I wanted and more. I have been waiting for a peaceful heart. However, … Continue reading

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Tomorrow’s Question

I found the answer to tomorrow’s question. Words and letters did not form the phrase. From afar, a silent voice came to me. Now I know that I can have a happy future. I’m finding reasons to create a simple … Continue reading

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Words

I can draw a picture with merely 100 words. The image you see will be full of color. I’ve learned that silence can paint as well. Without words, I get closer to the truth. I remember when my heart was … Continue reading

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Childhood Rain

While walking in the rain, my smile grew wide. I saw the children playing full of joy. Their prancing dog kept them laughing. I don’t remember that day as cold nor gloomy. The sky glowed with the colors of the … Continue reading

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Points

At work, the hours plod along. I spend too much time enslaved. I want to escape and run away. I don’t see a point to the office. I face the same issues again and again. I want to escape and … Continue reading

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The Words I Chose

Did the words I chose freeze your heart? I said what I thought would bring you here. When I swear I love you, I mean true love. If I see you again, my embarrassment will fade. Our time together is … Continue reading

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