R.J. and Other Poems

By Andrew Scott R. J. I called him R. J. from the moment he was born. It was short for Robert Joseph. Named in memory of his mother’s father.   As a child, R. J. had an eye for adventure. Once you heard his giggle You knew R. J. was in a place that he … Continue reading R.J. and Other Poems

Not TheTime Or Place and Other Poems

By Andrew Scott Not The Time Or Place Crashing through the doors like a rabid animal trying to spread its infliction.   Glazed eyes of hate seeing nothing but blurred red, anger leading the sight.   The wrong place you have been lead with your tunneled thoughts. Feeling unexpectedly persecuted, ready to lash out. Not … Continue reading Not TheTime Or Place and Other Poems

Beauty In The Strangest Places (Villanelle)

By Andrew Scott Find beauty in the strangest places to swipe heartache away Bringing smiles to worried faces you walk up rotten staircases to discover a light in the day Find beauty in the strangest places life is a series of showcases fight through the clouded grey Bringing smiles to worried faces we are all … Continue reading Beauty In The Strangest Places (Villanelle)