"I bleed every verse I write....soon my veins will run dry...the foliage of my empire of dirt will die, leaving only the parched earth as my legacy."
- Carl Martin Johnson

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I don't paint in pale pastels. Life is vivid color. I am an artist, not an interior decorator.
- Carl Martin Johnson

All poets are angry....we are angry because we cannot touch the face of God.

- Carl Martin Johnson

Poetry is how Man talks to God when he can not pray.

- Carl Martin Johnson -

My poetry is my response to questions not yet asked.

~ Carl Martin Johnson ~