I set the timer for 20 minutes. I was afraid to make it 30. The goals is to just write. It occurred to me yesterday that I could surely make myself take 30 minutes each day to write. I’m starting with 20. A start is a start. A […]
Bones and All I remember dancing in like a red fever Surrounding you with fire A brilliant blaze Two sacred angels Circling like velvet smoke Slowly embracing Melting Bones and all
3 Line Tales Lalo via Unsplash We were born free You are free too Join us in living
I’ve seen many crows flying around in my town for the last few days. These are sizable birds. When I see birds I think they must have a message for me. Maybe some of them do. Crows are able to recognize people’s faces. Is there a crow out […]
We dance the dance again tonight You with all those arms legs Wrestling with the beat Me a glowing wiggling worm My moves produce a stifling heat You thrust, then shift, then slide I scream, electrified And when at last the dance is done That endless music rumbles […]
The dog was ready for a game of fetch. He watched his human fixedly as she raised the ball overhead. Then time stopped.
Don’t even think about writing a poem about writing a poem. That’s just the type of thing you like to do, isn’t it? I know your type. And please don’t start choreographing some modern dance piece where you stand on stage and talk about Doris Humphrey, asymmetry, and […]
Griselda crawled out of the ocean. She took her first hungry breath. It was time to claim her birthright.
Understanding is knowing Knowing becomes believing Faith engenders hope That slippery rope We climb and climb and climb so high And fall so very far Then we learn again That understanding is fleeting Knowing is not a guarantee Believing might be delusion After all the climbing and falling […]
Week 139 Sandy thought Darryl was boyfriend material. She was pleased when he invited her up for coffee after their first date. The dream ended when she saw what he kept in those baskets.