Author Archives: W. Wayne B.

About W. Wayne B.

I'm a software engineer and a poet.

That Storm

That storm is approaching rapidly. The vision of its fury is formidable. I see people running away. Clouds descend and I see them no more. I wonder what my fate will be. Should I hide from the danger in fear? … Continue reading

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Clearing Vision

I walked along a busy street alone. No one I met felt my needs. My heart was trapped by a remote memory. I longed for a return to my home. I could not imagine how to escape. I had no … Continue reading

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A Garden

Long ago, God walked through a garden. Its residents were happy to care for nature. They protected the health of it all. For years this happy life continued. Beauty ruled under the stars. Flowers spread in endless colors. Birds danced … Continue reading

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This Evening

Where will you go this evening? Will I be able to find you? I keep your safety close to my heart. The incident I fear could be seconds away. I hope that we will reunite tomorrow. As the days pass, … Continue reading

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A Dreamer

A sleeping man wants to rest. Pain from a past breakup ends his brief sleep. His agitated mind churns with images. The night is not long enough for relief. The world spins under a starry sky. Clouds release their burden … Continue reading

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Summer Storm

During the raging storm lightning flashed above the city. I marveled at its power and beauty. Tonight, I will walk the street again. Each time, I find a new path. At night, the city is full of mystery. Today, the … Continue reading

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Fog

Every morning, I wait for the fog to clear. Every day, a shadow overwhelms me. I see clouds roll in and they block the sun. I know I have failed yet one more time. I have been alone for years. … Continue reading

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