Author Archives: W. Wayne B.

About W. Wayne B.

I'm a software engineer, poet and maker.

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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Abandonment

When did the economy begin to fail? Some players were rushing ahead. Others had faltered as society crumbled. I can explain it to you, but does it matter? My friends were troubled by the changes. One had to leave his … Continue reading

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Pen and Paper

To trace the outline of my life, I use a simple pen and paper. Sometimes I use colors. Sometimes black is good enough. I do not share my insights. My thoughts are deep and personal. I grow stronger each time … Continue reading

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