Six

Six

Momentary lapse of poetry… Six By Eric S. Upton Becoming the stale air I breathe, Your will crushes and leaves me be. Succumb to the…

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Shifting Gears

Shifting Gears

Something happened in my life that pulled me up by the collar, got me off my knees, backhanded me across the face and woke me…

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My First Love

My First Love

This is going to sound like I’m digging up an old love story about a girlfriend from the past, share how wonderful she was and how that relationship changed my life forever.

I’m not…

Plus, she was 8 years old and hated me.

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Ahoy, Captain!

Ahoy, Captain!

2012 left this world with some challenges out there for me to tackle.

2013 came roaring in, bringing more challenges with it.

Time to be the captain of my soul…

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How The Death Of A Dream Gave Me Life

How The Death Of A Dream Gave Me Life

I just sat there for what seemed an eternity with my head in my hands, completely consumed with tears of failure.

How could I have come so far and just lose it all?

I lost the trust of my family and children.

I betrayed the families that depended on the success of my business for their incomes.

My dream of being a restauranteur went up in flames…

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Turnpike Trauma

Turnpike Trauma

After about 10 miles of panic, I managed to raise $1.12.

I was short by 63 cents.

I was praying for mercy…

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