“An Affair to Remember”

        Daffodils were blooming in an unassuming spring I did mine my own way and baby did her thing Violets blue outgrew grass beneath sarcastic feet Our spirits knew in silence that our bodies were discreet Red roses posed as lilies thorned & shrouded Causing bride & groom to feel a little crowded Each took on a burdensome September Donning Autumn’s fatal fall into an affair to remember…   …An unfair really it was crazy To push up daisies And Read more [...]

“The Weeping Willow Weeps For Freedom”

                  And the weeping willow weeps for freedom Not yet garnered by its kin Demonstrating that for love…   …Sacrifices must begin   Those amongst us who have lost tears Have every hope that down the line Emancipation is forthcoming Yet their hope dies on the vine   Will the willow keep on weeping? I myself was all cried out Lounging in this stream of logic Left when tear ducts drip-dried out   As Read more [...]

“Digging Me Out Of A Hole I’m In”

                 “Digging Me Out Of A Hole I’m In”   Digging me out of a hole I’m in Escape hatched up a surface scratched Patchwork moans that the whole trash bin Receives more of my purpose snatched Eaten by deep dark places Significant others Suggest my downfall’s my own I weep On this basis Naked & cold…   …I sleep in this hole all alone       Follow me on Facebook Tony Haynes Read more [...]

Are You Brave?

Are you brave? Can you look death in the face? Regard it as your equal and Embrace it?   Your salvation is based on a game of sudden death Only you won’t know it is Until you face it     Follow me on Facebook Tony Haynes Check out these and some of my other books on Amazon.com SpiritChili A Few Poems From Words I Found In Divorced Spiritchilism By Definition This Has Everything To Do With My Life   // < ![CDATA[ // ]]> Amazon.com Widgets   For more information Read more [...]

The Will To Live

I find Myself dozing off   And tossing & turning in my head   Literally haunted by things I’ve read I know this life is short Today I stand stronger To bear witness that the Life of a tree is longer Even though a fly’s life is not as long…   …Their will to live is strong   Reawakened I now watch the sky Envisioning my life when I die So that in my strife when I cry The will to live will show me that I Live with love in abundant supply Every tree Read more [...]

“My Decision Making Process”

    How does one choose without wisdom? Unless one has chosen to lose Most of us seek out a wise one Before we ourselves have to choose Lots of fool-hearty have learned this Embarrassed at first by display Distinctly my decision making process…   …Was cobbled together this way   My wisdom You know, was bass-ackwards   And I suffered by choice to Summarize So now I won’t make a decision…   …Without first a word from the wise     Follow Read more [...]

“This World Roped Into Atonement”

    This world is in a bind Heartless hopeless in decline I hope it can use a token Severed when my heart was broken   Will it then be unbound? Out there open world renown Roped into atonement Lassoed in the moment Decline no more, cruel world of mine   We can free ourselves combined And rise up to where God’s throne went Roped into atonement   Follow me on Facebook Tony Haynes Check out  these and some of my other books on Amazon.com SpiritChili A Read more [...]

The Magical Number Nine

Nine multiplied by any number Is equal to the number nine Nine times the seventh wonder Equals 63 and 6 plus 3 – the bottom line is 9   If 9 times 3 is 27 and 2 plus 7 is 9 So on & so on, 9 must be divine   And so we all dress to the nines   Mankind survives on nine-to-fives A 9th month comes and a child arrives God conceived a 9 to shine In my mind I see nine by design Counting all else as benign   Nine is a magic number Underrated & unencumbered May Read more [...]

“For Every Breakdown, There’s A Breakthrough”

      “For Every Breakdown, There’s A Breakthrough” For every breakdown there’s a breakthrough Over to the sunny side Life will take down – but Love will take you On to pastures green & wide With every breakdown there’s a breakthrough God provides   Growth lays its stake down and remakes you On the milk & honey side Does its shakedown – won’t forsake you So growth is never satisfied   For every breakdown there’s a breakthrough On Read more [...]


A life that’s weathered pain Can see the silver lining Clouded visions you sustain Even when the sun is shining Standing in your reign – shrouded by what you’re designing So much more to gain – by simply redefining   Gracious God communicates Revelations through the sun And the spirit penetrates None or all or maybe one Today reiterates Every lesson worth combining Decide joy is your fate…   …And you’ll see the silver lining     Follow me on Facebook Read more [...]