Category Archives: Poems

King of the Abyss

In a chain wrapped wooden box, with its lid nailed shut, I was dropped into the ocean. The container filled with icy salt water. Body paralyzed, screaming without chance of being heard, panic taking over, my head went under. I … Continue reading

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Blood Moon

I came out of Christie Pits subway station, just down from the long term care facility that my family and I toured with Mom. She might be in there if she were still alive. I walked along the north side … Continue reading

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Someone Who Wasn’t There

I was in bed when I heard you banging on the door. You’ve locked yourself out, again, I thought. I got out of bed, and still half asleep, walked through the apartment, the blue LED above the stove my sole … Continue reading

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Waiting for Love

Waiting for Love by Colin Frizzell   Love never arrives when you want her to.   He’s like a playful child losing all sense of the hour; lost in wonder, adventure and curiosity.   Try not to worry. She’s having … Continue reading

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A Prisoner of Space and Time, by Colin Frizzell

A Prisoner of Space and Time. I am no longer a prisoner of space and time. I move effortlessly through the endless moment. I can choose any point as easily as flipping through photos. Or any point can choose me. … Continue reading

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Short Film, “Old Friends”

Just over a week ago, Rob Fulton (Hemlock Grove, Murdoch Mysteries) Louis Thomas and myself, Colin Frizzell (Chill, Lavender), decided to see if we could create a 3 minute drama/thriller in time for Halloween. Long story short, here’s the world premier of, “Old Friends” a 3-minute … Continue reading

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A Poem About Love and Saying, I Do: ‘All Things and Nothing at All’

Aired on February 12th, 2017, on 99.3 County FM, The County Writes . . . The County Reads, hosted by Lynn Pickering. Listen here:   I wrote this for my fiancée, for our wedding. Years later she told me that she was in … Continue reading

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A Tribute to David Jones (Bowie)

            Space Man Stardust Thin White Duke Goblin King   So many things to so many people   Did you ever think so many people would need you?   Always yourself even when you were someone else … Continue reading

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Snowflakes Waltz

Snowflakes Waltz In a dream Gabriel sees Maria dying. Unable to get a hold of her he braves a blizzard to cross a frozen lake in order reach her. In the midst of the blinding snow he starts to see … Continue reading

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In Memory

Arthur (Art) Colin Frizzell 1923- 2003. On July 2, 2003, our family lost a very special person. But many memories remain in our hearts. In Memory A breeze, which blows across the field to cool my brow, a shadow that … Continue reading

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