Thursday, October 31, 2013

fiber optic

fiber optic by Damian Gadal
fiber optic, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
It carried communications
the backbone of our words
and yet, we still got our signals crossed

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Master Protection

Master Protection by Damian Gadal
Master Protection, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
Our expectations have been locked away
dreams hidden behind lock and key
waiting to be released some day

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Fading Dreams

Fading Dreams by Damian Gadal
Fading Dreams, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
Those things that never came to be
still they tease and haunt me so...

Monday, October 28, 2013

The Healing Room

The Healing Room by Damian Gadal
The Healing Room, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
Each day a gift of life
we scarcely notice
until something goes wrong

Sunday, October 27, 2013

House of Corruption

House of Corruption by Damian Gadal
House of Corruption, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
They peddle power and influence for a price
representing piles of green in cash and carry governance

Saturday, October 26, 2013

A place to rest

A place to rest by Damian Gadal
A place to rest, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
Remote and removed for all we call civilized
a place to rest and reconnect with life...

Friday, October 25, 2013

Life on the rocks

Life on the rocks by Damian Gadal
Life on the rocks, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
The obstacles we face are there to teach us ingenuity,
how else will we be able to overcome them...

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Growing Old

Growing Old by Damian Gadal
Growing Old, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
Our losses started to mount
stacking up before our eyes
in the passing days we were
running out of...

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Sand Man

Sand Man by Damian Gadal
Sand Man, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
Tell me it's all been a dream
let me find something bigger
in a lucid moment of joy...

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

I need a miracle

I need a miracle by Damian Gadal
I need a miracle, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
That blessing from above
getting us through our days
with grace and love
there is no other way

Monday, October 21, 2013

Joints and bends

Joints and bends by Damian Gadal
Joints and bends, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
Life breaks us down and twists us up in the world of decay...

Sunday, October 20, 2013

I've seen the future

I've seen the future by Damian Gadal
I've seen the future, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
We moved with optimism
drove glorious machines
our future a grand vision
we'd build a world of dreams

Saturday, October 19, 2013

Poems and Rhymes

Poems and Rhymes by Damian Gadal
Poems and Rhymes, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
Efforts with no rewards await lonely hearts

Friday, October 18, 2013

I've been to the edge

I've been to the edge by Damian Gadal
I've been to the edge, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
In clarity, we stand and look down upon the future

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Face of corruption

Face of corruption by Damian Gadal
Face of corruption, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
An end game of lies and deceit
designed to exploit the week...

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Out for a walk

Out for a walk by Damian Gadal
Out for a walk, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
In quiet moments reflect upon the blessings of the day and be grateful.

Monday, October 14, 2013

Lost and Lonely

Lost and Lonely by Damian Gadal
Lost and Lonely, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
We're so far removed in this world of our making.

Sunday, October 13, 2013

Pain Relief

Pain Relief by Damian Gadal
Pain Relief, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
The years brought you back less and less
as I perfected ways to slowly forget
all the hurt and pain of your memory...

Saturday, October 12, 2013

add it up

add it up by Damian Gadal
add it up, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
These things we call important
do they add up to something
or are they just days spinning
circles never ending...

Friday, October 11, 2013

twins

twins by Damian Gadal
twins, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
They were our partners in crime
toys from childhood who knew us
and every dream we had for the future

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Debt Ceiling

Debt Ceiling by Damian Gadal
Debt Ceiling, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
The world tumbled under your watch
lies, rhetoric and finger pointing
new lows unchallenged, unmatched

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Texting Life Away

Texting Life Away by Damian Gadal
Texting Life Away, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
We've so little time
and yet we waste it
until we can count
what little remains

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

travel light

travel light by Damian Gadal
travel light, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
Our dreams would take us worlds away
we traveled light finding what we needed
at each stop along the way...

Monday, October 7, 2013

no words left

no words left by Damian Gadal
no words left, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
The joy you bring is beyond mere words
your soul enriches the world around you

Sunday, October 6, 2013

building clutter

building clutter by Damian Gadal
building clutter, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
The cluttered mind
spills out, confused
and utterly blind...

Saturday, October 5, 2013

Toy Boats

Toy Boats by Damian Gadal
Toy Boats, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
Our world of little dreams
where nothing is what it seems

Friday, October 4, 2013

Open

Open by Damian Gadal
Open, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
We couldn't get a handle on our dreams
they'd been locked down tight, frozen
in those long ago days, too hard to open

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Down She Goes

Down She Goes by Damian Gadal
Down She Goes, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
This world I thought I knew
falls before me, tumbling down
an illusion soon to be washed away

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Stepping Off

Stepping Off by Damian Gadal
Stepping Off, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
The edge of the world my home
where I step off into imagination

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Don't bank on it

Don't bank on it by Damian Gadal
Don't bank on it, a photo by Damian Gadal on Flickr.
A future built on false promises and lies can never be...