Monthly Archives: March 2019

The Morning Season

The sky sings of flocks of geese amassing Feathered arrow aimed at day’s twilight Even sunlit clouds break up for their passing Rivers change their garb, no more ice glassing Over Spring’s sequestered treasures hid from sight The sky sings … Continue reading

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A Different Plumbline

  Parched by the sun above No water at her feet to cool her An inner vortex churns within Coagulating questions _____ She is higher The sun closer As years grow older She grows colder ______ Reaching up From where … Continue reading

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Trolling Through A Memory

They were called Wishniks or trolls Edema faces Empty souls Marble eyes, plastic skin Drew me with their childish grins We grow and throw too many things Then long for their return They gave me pleasure… I grew up… Did … Continue reading

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Reflection

A child will stamp her feet on the carpet and throw a tantrum because she does not want to stop playing, then maybe brood for hours as you try to cajole her. I remember many days raising small children, having … Continue reading

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Writing Your Story

It starts with a deep foundation Withstanding the shaking and trials of time Sheltered walls firmly held in formation Memories weave through each paradigm Withstanding the shaking and trials of time Breezes whisper incantations Memories weave through each paradigm Collecting … Continue reading

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God’s Holy Laughter

Do you have a sense of humor Lord? I asked in my despair Must shadow preclude light On every rose a thorny pair Why must seeds and saplings Along with sun need dark disdain For once can Summer circumvent Hostile … Continue reading

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Hear the Hum

I hear the hum of my heater, telling me it is still working, and I am warm. I hear the hum of my car, not too loud, so I know I am safely travelling to my destination. I don’t concentrate … Continue reading

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