5 Word Poetry Challenge I will play this game with friends where they will give me 5 words as random or as weird as they want those words to be and I will create a poem for them.  You can either watch this on YouTube or read for you pleasure below. Zwatko […]

This poem is a sonnet I wrote after reflecting on the death of Stephen Hawking. I imagined Hawking dating beautiful for women and seeing their beauty comparable to the universe he studied.

Check out the latest poem by RJ Wiechecki titled How Many Words… (see below). By the way, if you haven’t guessed yet, I’m RJ Wiechecki.  And yes, I’m ‘following my passion’ for writing and performing poetry.  What those kind-meaning clique speakers forgot to tell me when they said “follow your dreams” was the sacrifices needed […]

Check the latest poem by RJ Wiechecki titled News Boy (see below).  In the world of fake news, it is hard to imagine what a news boy selling papers would say on the streets as they did in the turn of the 20th Century would have to say.  But to be sure, they would a […]

Bad Poetry is: immoral. …gives you a bad cry instead of a good cry. …provides reason for the unreasonable. …conceives the self in self pity— a victim of verse. …draws devil’s horns on children of God …fails to uplift man to a greater calling. Bad Poetry is: false. …ineffective to convey the idea to begin […]

U little god digger! who thinks that love is Gold traded in for ur beauty. Ur son u had him retake photos of U with profiles on the sands. Granular scrubs smooth rough faces swiped away from shedding light. Heaven forbids if unflattering lips were to tell ur secrets. Ur son (I mean the stranger) […]

My boy veers off adrift within the thought: neither our fatherland can lift him up nor force of mother earth can pull him down. He’s moon bound to be a man not caught… Command control out of sight out of ear shot. The worst case of vertigo by ego, he clings to stars for a […]

  This is a recent commissioned work for a woman who loved baking diagnosed with cancer.  I also include work commissioned by my parents (an Easter Prayer).  If you like this work, share it.  And if you would like to get a piece commissioned, contact me personally on my contact page.   Otherwise subscribe to the […]