Cox. He attempts to take the reader along from his teenage years when he began exploring this form of expression. This collection of poems represents his unique way of paying tributes to family and friends on special events such as birthdays, anniversaries and other occasions. He explores themes of love, friendship, admiration and happiness, as well as his reactions to various events. The pieces vary in length and form. Some rhyme while others are in free verse. Some of The Very Short Stories are loosely based on actual events or observations. In some way, he may have been a part of some of them or they were a product of his mischief and imagination. In any case, the author hopes that as you accept his invitation to “Come, Walk With Me!”, you will find something entertaining, inspirational or uplifting, as you browse these pages of his journey over the years.