Author Archives: W. Wayne B.

About W. Wayne B.

I'm a software engineer, a poet and a librarian.

My Mystical Journey

I want to go to a new place. I push at every door. I pull on every window I am searching for an opening. Waiting is very difficult. I do not know where I will go. I do not know … Continue reading

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Today’s Picture

I am drawing a picture today. It shows my love for life. Hopeful colors fill the sky. The trees are plush and full of fruit. The background has snowcapped mountains. The beauty beckons for me to approach. I am no … Continue reading

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Guidance

The sun fills my life with love. Her shining glow helps me rest. I feel a breeze pass through the mist. I have lived my life alone. I am in the middle of a life of pain I still hope … Continue reading

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Very Long Ago

The years turn into centuries. Centuries will become millennia soon enough. As the ages pass, their days fade away. I wonder what it would be like to live in a distant era. That long ago time had its own problems. … Continue reading

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This Day

This day is bright and sunny. I feel peace in my heart. I have grown in fertile soil. Near me, seeds of freedom are growing. I can see the hope in their growing lives. I remember that I, too, was … Continue reading

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Loving the Winter

In my heart, I love the winter. The forest trees sleep lightly. Near me, the bushes wear a white coat. The river hides under a blanket of ice. Days go by slowly on this shore. I find myself tiny and … Continue reading

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Walking Through the Rain

Today I am walking through the rain. I brace against the cold with every step. I will not try to predict the weather. I cannot describe where the breeze is from. I do not know where the wind is going. … Continue reading

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