Author Archives: W. Wayne B.

About W. Wayne B.

I'm a software engineer and a poet.

Snow Memories

Perhaps you remember the falling white snow. The earth was blanketed with mounds and drifts. I was prepared because I saw the changing sky. My plans were adjusted for the imminent blizzard. In the summer I sleep beneath the stars. … Continue reading

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Dreams

I walked into the clear blue stream. I saw fish in the clean water. I ran from shore to shore and laughed. I saw the storm clouds boil today. Their golden spears cracked and hit the ground. The thunder was … Continue reading

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Ancient Forest

What did I find in the ancient forest? The mountain road was a lonely drive. The path was grown up with brush. The fluttering canopy was beautiful. In the clearing I saw a fox. Once the scattering birds had left, … Continue reading

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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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