Tag Archives: Tombstone

On Coming Home Again

Is death just returning home again?  Some say so.  I don’t know. On Coming Home Again by Michael Romani It’s a matter of fact There’s no going back Only moving ever forward Hoping this moment takes us toward The new … Continue reading

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Still the Monkey Grins

The world has a monkey on its back.  It’s the darkness inside us all. Still the Monkey Grins by Michael Romani Born innocent Victims to the sins The sins of the father Eden’s fall set the precedent Banished, cast before … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Your Good Character Is Your Best Tombstone

“A good character is the best tombstone. Those who loved you and were helped by you will remember you when forget-me-nots have withered. Carve your name on hearts, not on marble.” – Charles H. Spurgeon        

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Thought For the Day: Carve Your Name On Hearts, Not A Marbled Tombstone

“A good character is the best tombstone.  Those who loved you will remember.  Carve your name on hearts, not on marble.” – Charles Spurgeon      

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Daily Prompt – Undertake

A bit of American mythos was at stake A sense of the legendary one can’t fake There’s sort of laughter that merry makes When one pursues this to perhaps undertake Still, there it is, I must solemnly confess Though through … Continue reading

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Taken Breath

A poem based on a Memorial Day dance and a reality for far too many: Taken Breath by Michael Romani Whisper has it that it took away your breath The day they called to inform you of my death Seems … Continue reading

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