- Welcome to The Gnarly Oak; Northern California writing, poetry, and photography, all by Ryan Griffiths; check the "About" section for more on myself. All the writings and photographs here are © by Ryan Griffiths.
Monthly Archives: November 2010
Whenever I drive on the road in town I feel on edge; too tightly bound. The streets, they seem a perfect line – suffocating creativity – hindering the mind. Hill roads I need; their curving slopes – fuel for my … Continue reading
Resting on a rock, before the glowing black sky, The tall grass hides me from the shimmering moon. A hawk swoops for its prey and takes prize near by: Beyond this wall demons lurk to bring me to my doom. … Continue reading