The Hanging Tree

  I remember The old town The old story The days in the field Down by the hanging tree    I remember That lone tree That bare limb That spur of so many dark talks Under the hanging tree   I remember The request The reason The oath we swore  Witnessed by the hanging tree … Continue reading The Hanging Tree

The Multifaceted Conversation

"What happened to you?"   "They sucked the life right out of me. I feel dead inside, like there's nothing left of me."   "How did you survive?"   "They tortured me to within an inch of death and then let me live. Now I will live like this, a tortured soul inside and out, … Continue reading The Multifaceted Conversation