Promise Ring

Promise Ring © W. Scott Grant December 2, 2002 9:35 pm Room 678, Congress Plaza Hotel, Chicago, IL You know I don’t like symbols For empty they sometimes are The same is true for rituals That stretch the truth too far. But at times these things are needed A metaphor with meaning deep So, I […]

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The Accident

The Accident © W. Scott Grant May 6, 2000 11:55 pm Revised, with a new title, 7/23/18 There was a terrible accident last night A few blocks up the memorial parkway When the drunk driver ran the light The morning news had the story right After midnight, the first Sunday in May There was a […]

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Broken Links

Broken Links © W. Scott Grant September 15, 2000 11:25 pm I’ve tried to live my life To standards defined by my trust in God To be an example, a shining light To be a true man. If I forsake my commitments I would open the door within To all manner of broken promises I […]

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With or Without

With or Without © W. Scott Grant November 3, 2002 10:46 pm Amid the chaos of a changing world We each wander uncharted paths With or without direction. Some days we walk seemingly alone Other days hand-in-hand with someone else With or without connection. Tomorrow I’ll stop and ask why Even though yesterday I thought […]

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