By Roland E. Williams The signs were always there to see But it was just not time for that But when, indeed, the time had come The blindfolds vanished one by one The directions we were then shown Were seemingly different ones Just like many roads lead to Rome Both of our roads lead toContinue reading “Directions”

What have I done

By Roland E. Williams My heart can bear no more It is a dying heart It is falling apart Cell for microscopic cell Hurt for lasting hurt Pain for unbearable pain Tear for heartfelt tear What have I done How can I forget this How can I forgive this When have you last seen theirContinue reading “What have I done”

Weekend Equation Solved

By Roland E. Williams You did You solved your weekend equations As you dressed to kill Readied to party Geared up for inebriation And now, too, you’ve solved all Yet there’s one unsolved The one you’ll find in due time When it is inevitable And while you were busy Solving all that And feeling merryContinue reading “Weekend Equation Solved”


  By Roland E. Williams   Come Let us lay together On this bed we made for each other Come let us cherish the last drop Of this love we might soon stop   Come Let us command our minds To drain our passion And sizzle our desires And still our burning loins And sootheContinue reading “Come”


  By Roland E. Williams   Do they not see it?… See the chin that holds ground fearlessly The back arched but slightly As would a demi-goddess swirling through the sunlight The shoulders poised in recognition of her beauty Do they not feel it? Feel a presence only she can bring about There as hardContinue reading “SHE SMILES TOO”


  By Roland E. Williams   The shyness of your laughter The tenderness of your words The contents of your heart The fullness of your voice The freshness of your thoughts The sincerity of your advice The eternity of your friendship The boundlessness of your truth The completeness of your honesty The whisper of yourContinue reading “A STORY THAT NEVER ENDS”


  By Roland E. Williams   The heavy burden you now carry is also mine Because the love you carry within your heart is mine The luster I know you bare will lead you on The truth you hold in your heart is pure and strong The love you love and the pain you feelContinue reading “FOR A FRIEND IN NEED”