Author Archives: W. Wayne B.

About W. Wayne B.

I'm a software engineer and a poet.

The Lighthouse

Upon a lighthouse, verdant green, the slowly sinking sun did shine. Amazing all who saw the sight and whisp’ring words around. Yet near and far did spread the fame of such a green, far-ranging beacon. It might keep safe all … Continue reading

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Long Ago

Long ago, the trees took root. The sun gave them life. The rain quenched their thirst. Their sisters and brothers grew tall. I was surprised to see their joy. Now the field is a happy woodland. Many creatures fill the … Continue reading

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An Eagle in the Woods

I walked the woods alone. The night began around me. Across the field was a light. Children ran to chase a rabbit. It scampered across the grass. An eagle swooped down to take it. The dropping bird fell like a … Continue reading

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A Weeping Song

I heard a song build around me. I felt its sad notes weeping. A life begins and ends with silence. A respite that helps me remember it all. I am grateful for the days I spent with you. You shared … Continue reading

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