Author Archives: Pat Cegan

How to Die

There are many ways to die. Death of the soul is a terrifying idea. Is it possible that one can be so filled with darkness that the Light of Life becomes extinguished? The walking dead soul-less beings myth or true? … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Con

There are only two kinds of people who can be conned: those who want to be and those who do not. I want to believe the best of people not be bitter or untrusting so sometimes I get conned often … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Transparent

Rivers of veins mark paths on my hands and legs. I’m becoming transparent in more ways than one. Soon you will see through me completely. No more mask do I wear anymore. There’s just me lit by the Light that … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Laughter with Fear

Laughter makes fear an easier companion. I give a nervous chuckle at things that go bump in the night knowing courage is often the willingness to go forward even in the face of fear.

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

What I Feel

I feel what I feel. Can I just change my feeling like a dirty garment? Yes! It all begins with a thought, carefully planted in your inner eye. Envision well what you wish, holding that thought until all negative feeling … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

Security

What would it take to feel secure? Easy question—unlimited money! Are you sure? What about all of your “what ifs?” What if he doesn’t love me any more? What if I get some terrible disease, go blind, have a stroke … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , | 7 Comments

Choices

Life gives us many choices. All are good which include the Lord. Let us learn from each experience. Life gives us many choices. If we choose unwisely, we suffer Yet still can learn from all that comes. Life gives us … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments