AKA --) ShyPoet1 - A Burn Survivor....
Great poems: Invictus, High Flight, 23 Psalms and If We Must Die by Claude McKay a Black poet.
Started writing short stories and poetry in Jan 2001.
55 years old - former Air Force Captain
2 Degrees - Computers and Administration
Forever, weeping, melting ... on sandy shores
Powerfully pushes this delirious, grinding mouth,
Perhaps, this chameleon swallows us North and South -
Perishing these tiny specks: mankind - with fluid, ebbing roars.
5th Grade teacher Mrs. Jones got me interested in poetry. I just love reading poetry -->> of ALL types
Ft. Worth, TX United States
Had many poems published.
Editor's Choice Award.
Poetry.com (International Library of Poetry) nominee for Outstanding International Amature Poet of the Year 2001, 2002,& 2003.
Short Stories completed:
1. Stud Dorky
2. The Lucky Sea Shells (shortest short story)
3. American Classic Poet's Murder Mystery (intense)
4. Missy SeaHorn's Solution (my favorite)
5. Knucklehead's Atonement
(uploaded - We can all learn a lesson from reading this story!)