Tag Archives: Desert

A Western Noir

Tonight’s short poetry workshop combined the genre’s of cowboy poetry and film noir.  I went into it unaware we weren’t supposed to combine both.. soooo.. I did just that anyhow. A Western Noir by Michael Romani I was riding through … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt – Copper

Nothing can tarnish the mountains of copper canyon Except, perhaps, their memory if we abandon The beauty of this bronze mineral so malleable Flexed to the point we were no long able Thin stacks of this stamped into the pennies … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Retrospective

Lately, it seems I’ve been quietly introspective Caught up in a nostalgic, retrospective Thinking back on times that have long since past All those things that didn’t last Long drives out into the desert to see what we might Long … Continue reading

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King Nine Will Not Return

Continuing in the Series for my eldest daughter Angie, based on original Twilight Zone series, Season 2, Episode 1 King Nine Will Not Return by Michael Romani The place is Africa in 1943 Where war spits out so violently From … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Believe

From the moment that I began to think and conceive That there was more to life and began to believe That just maybe there was a little more to live for I found a curious habit of opening up every … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Genius

Out on the playa, they drip coffee intravenous Hoping to sip a spark of that creative genius Playing at a burning man’s sense of games Living love in all of its colors and names There is a lot to be … Continue reading

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The Prospector

The Prospector by Michael Romani Standing on the edge Of the desert Gone to the point of knowing Nothing but hurt Building life on a prayer Knowing that it is somewhere Refusing to stop dreaming Refusing to stop believing Pushing … Continue reading

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Vasquez Rocks

Turns out that a blogger out there, Bel, has recently visited a place that I have photographed in real.  I didn’t have any of my photos of Vasquez Rocks to share, but, I do have this poem that I wrote … Continue reading

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