John Dustman


Starting Out


While wanting best things to portray
I chalk my cue but ruin the day

No, life's not just a pink bouquet
It's sometimes blue and sometimes gray

(Dumple ~ December,2005)

Submitted: Wednesday, March 29, 2006
Edited: Thursday, March 30, 2006

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