Archive for life

The Mind’s Eye

Posted in Blogging Awards, Image Poetry, One Stop Poetry with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 7, 2010 by dustus

Stare into these mystical eyes
Motion tween the shutter finds
Amid blinks of human passerbys
Visualize an empty mind

Open third skylight
Main being reclined
Breathing swell & then subsides

Calm frights at rest
There is no better
Feeling set open
You don’t remember
Time past life
This year, September
Can’t last
Going on

Captive on display
Prison echos shook
Rattling chains
Spectator looks
Tranquil, tased, electric hooks
Fish bowl, space drained, peace tamed, life took

Hours our minutes
Existence fades with sleep
Becoming accustomed
Keep living this dream

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At this time I’d like to recognize a few awards, as well as the individuals who presented them. Thank you very much Jingle, mairmusic, and Anky0112. Appreciate you thinking of my work.

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One Shot Poetry Friday Post – Dear Life,

Posted in One Stop Poetry, Poetry with tags , , , , , , , , , , on August 6, 2010 by dustus

TGIF! Come check out the Dustus Friday Post on One Stop Poetry. Today’s piece is now up. Check it out when you get a chance… Thanks!

Dear Life,
Poetry & image by me
(Photo taken @ Lake Lansing)

Branching Out

Posted in Blog, Image Poetry, Poetry Reading, writing with tags , , , , , , , , , on July 13, 2010 by dustus

Synaptic offshoots reaching frayed
Spreading from the roots time saved
Standing calm past wind-waved howling
Memory challenged, blue sky surrounding

Leafless, open, elements routing
Cloudless, minus any doubting
Branching out to find a way
Not thinking over
Life each day

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Heaven Here?

Posted in Blog, HDR Photography, Image Poetry with tags , , , , , , , on May 29, 2010 by dustus

Earth and you
Feeling true
Prismatic Hues

Summer’s bridge
Beauty sheer
Warm spring noon
Heaven here?

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HDR Image by me
Dimondale, MI
*New slide show coming soon

Like Statues Remind

Posted in Blog, education, Image Poetry, Poetry, writing with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on February 20, 2010 by dustus

Boyish eyes a glimmer spy
Sharing memorial to a place and time…

Hearts in her hands
Respecting new life
Something perfect
No words can mind

When everything’s worth it
And you don’t need to try
Remember your feelings
Like statues remind

*The above image is comprised of two photographs I took. The boy statue can be found in front of Oldsmobile Park in Lansing.  The statue of the girl stands in Downtown East Lansing.