Author Archives: W. Wayne B.

About W. Wayne B.

I'm a software engineer and a poet.

Fading Light of the Moon

We watch the fading light of the moon We visit a busy garden by the river Friendship reveals new possibilities We met long ago and parted with joy Her glance toward me meant it all We enjoyed a silent dance … Continue reading

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Weapons of War

The weapons of war grow in power and speed. The minds of men cannot keep pace. They make life and death decisions. Man is powerless in the face of his creations. I’ll be glad when the men choose life. If … Continue reading

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She is Gone

I remember my shallow expressions of hope from the last days of her life. Each word she spoke, each mood she shared, I didn’t expect while I was waiting. In the past, we grew apart. Time did not heal the … Continue reading

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The Warmth of His Love

The One Who Made Me knows my form. I thank Him for His gifts of grace. He made the days for me to share. I light the face of a stranger with a smile. The days to come are here … Continue reading

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The Temple

I have begun to see that yesterday is wholly gone. Each word that I spoke has faded. I walk through a pure white city. Its humble denizens are kind. My voice is inadequate. I want to transform this day into … Continue reading

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The Court of Love

I’ll learn to love again someday. The life I lived was a trap. I thought that I loved for love’s sake. I am weeping today. I am in the court of love. I know the judge is fair. She might … Continue reading

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Smash

Smash. No matter. The world turns. A bird sings again. Can words fill my mind? I wait for the sky’s renewal. My heart is broken by fate’s blade. Suddenly I see the waters stir and boil. What can I do … Continue reading

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