Category Archive: John Castellenas

‘Leather and lace’

The black dress Pretty lady danced alone on the Austin Texas dance floor. Tight black dress, long legs and her beautiful face dark with sadness. I watched her and she saw me observing… Continue reading

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Big Sur meditation

Big Sur meditation Who are we, my friend? Is our life half empty or half filled? I have seen people who gave-up and gave-in into the  struggle of life. Lifeless eyes, waiting for… Continue reading

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‘I want to dance with you’

(Easy life and quiet death-Sir Walter Scott) (We poets in our youth begin with gladness; but there off in the end despondency and madness- Wordsworth)   I want to dance with you tonight… Continue reading

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Sins of our father’

              Father’s eyes and anger Is my Father’s eyes and anger. Are they mine now? I told you, I love you, I need you. Love should bring… Continue reading

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“Like a whisper”

Like a whisper A Poem by Coyote Poetry Just words.   Like a whisper   (This is the way the world ends. This is the way the world ends. This is the way… Continue reading

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‘The kiss’

The kiss The hot days of Summer days were upon us. Youth, wine, song and Germany warm days were our blessings. We had the long Summer days to roam, talk and find new… Continue reading

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‘Write on me’

Write on me   The California Summer nights are here and you are with me my lover. I told the night stars, thank you for the sacred mornings awaking with you near and… Continue reading

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Look at me. See me.’

Look at me. See me.   “President Trump pledged to keep the United States at the “top of the pack” in terms of nuclear weapons, expanding the nation’s nuclear arsenal if necessary and… Continue reading

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Happy Father’s day- For my Grandfather

For Grandpa A Poem by Coyote Poetry   Happy father’s day   For Grandpa (Written for my Grandfather in June of 1980. Was posted in his kitchen till his death.) Time had surpass.… Continue reading

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‘My earth, our earth- A prayer

My earth, our earth–A prayer   Dear Goddess of the morning sun. Thank you for the splendor of the new day. Thank you for the gifts of open and free valleys, the towering… Continue reading

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