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April 13, 2015
A branch not growing
I saw bitterness A branch Not growing Not taking in nourishment No place For birds to stand and sing Uncooperative with sunlight Ungrateful for the Abundance […]
November 30, 2014
to simply allow
I find myself In love with Autumn dark mornings brightened by street light reflected in the outpouring. Outside the sky touches my lips an inescapable union […]
November 24, 2014
At home in the jungle. Life proliferating rapidly. Unstoppable green overlap. My cheeks are rosy From the encounter. I am lifted high. My consciousness Stretched out […]
November 24, 2014
in between places
In between places. There is a pleasant feeling of detachment when you arrive somewhere you never intended just waiting to get to somewhere you did. There’s […]
October 10, 2014
My fire
I light my fire To ease out the cold Wrap myself in warmth The comfort Of doing For oneself And I am grateful For the ability […]
September 15, 2014
found beauty
I found it when I looked with a shifted perspective got down on my kness for a thought excavation and absorbed the revelation of its inhabitation […]
September 8, 2014
harvest moon
Harvest moon tonight rises.Bright September light. When sooner comesthe darkness,Summer will Fall. And we embracemore time with starsanciently glowing.More kindled firesdrawing the eyesand the spiritto blue, […]
September 1, 2014
The Re-imagining of Eve
She was in the Garden. Born there, all at once, complete. Not of the rib of a man, but of the pregnant imagination of Life itself. […]
July 11, 2014
the witness of moonlight
Sleepless my eyes open to moonshadows on the wall. We are awake, alight together. I am compelled to go outside participating in a secret rendezvous with […]
June 23, 2014
I am only able to do…
I’ve got nothing left to offer the dayexcept a nodacknowledgingthat I’m giving into the end of try try trying.There is nothing urgent.There is no oneperfect solution. No need to addto […]
June 23, 2014
Wildflower. You were hidden. Like a sunset, silent. Brightly undiscovered. And unreliant. On human valuation. Or a gardener’s attention.Shaking in the wind.A natural convention.You are a thingthat is thriving.Wild. Flower.
June 23, 2014
beauty comes in a torrent
I left the crag at magic light. Moment of solitude. Gratitude. Happy upwelling. Smiling at the heavens. Inward. Lilies on the periphery. Speckled. Orange. Deliberate. Beauty […]
June 23, 2014
a home run
there’s a home runa home runinsideof youso…step upto the platethat’s all that liferequiresof you
May 7, 2014
a soft and quiet morning
Up with the choir birds. A soft and quiet morning. Anticipating sunshine. Ready to vacate the premises. And witness. Everything absorbing and responding. With colour. With […]
May 4, 2014
the voice of spring
The shadow of the mountainis retreating.All is coming alive,the branches and buds,the bulbs and shoots,waiting for the benefactorof light.“Unfold us,unravel us,unseal us!”Their readiness calls out.The very voiceof spring.The fervent […]
February 1, 2014
oh, cold mountain
Oh, cold mountain so proudly displaying the snow line on your hip bone. You are fashioned and adorned with wintertime. I watch as sunlight encroaches upon […]
January 8, 2014
just a few blocks away…
There are moments of aloneness that seem to stretch out all the way to the horizon that you cannot see beyond. There are nights of disconnection […]
October 23, 2013
the foghorn
from up hereperched on spongy earthI see an ocean that is not the oceanan invasiona legion of hungry ghostsadvancing on a tall cityswallowing it uperasing it one […]
September 21, 2013
a distant spring
touching the newborn skin of autumn my fingertips cold and electric the air here is wet and heavy an infusion sinking deep into my body like […]
August 28, 2013
the prodigal gardener
Exhausted August lavender, in monotone singing, I planted two summers ago only to abandon it ruefully at season’s end taking leave, also, of myself.  But here again, […]