Truth Within – A Poem Written When I Was 15

In the starlight, We see the world. Loud and obnoxious, Quiet and concerned. The people are like Shadows on the wall. Their images change As the day goes by. In each new problem, They change masks, Alter themselves So they belong. They become something They are not. They change so much, They cannot remember WhoContinue reading “Truth Within – A Poem Written When I Was 15”

Down the Country Road – A short story by Cathy Marie Bown

There in the passenger seat of my uncle’s old red Ford pickup was where the truth finally hit me. As I gazed out the dirty window at the golden country around me, I could see tall oak trees bursting with autumn foliage just waiting to return to the earth.