Monthly Archives: July 2015

summer walk – July 29

7.29.2015 wild buckwheat and buffalobur, cocklebur and kochia, lambsquarters, marshelder, mustard and nightshade   pigweed, ragweed, velvetleaf, and charlie they’re all doing well along with the corn.   rain o’er the tops, sunshine where needed life so abundant flows up … Continue reading

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in my mind’s eye – July 28

7.28.2015 what did I see in my mind’s eye today   a cart of first corn full of its season   a voice on the phone with insight and care   a face across the room wrestling with frustration   … Continue reading

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friends having fun – July 25

7.25.2015 friends having fun playing parts, displaying their wares, talents, carings   the joy is mine —————–

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grounded – July 26

7.26.2015 oppressive heat switches off brain cells, the body shutting down blood flow to sustain.   grounded to our physicality despite all our protestations to being above it all   we can fool our minds but the body knows. ————————-

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athlete’s body – July 24

7.24.2015 athlete’s body worn before normal time tissue, bone, corpuscles wear and tear exacerbated.   is there something about the winning that we lessers don’t get for the losing   was it worth it ————————-

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sugar before vinegar – July 23

7.23.2015 awkward. disagreement. trying to speak truth without overkill when the blood runs hot in response.   listen for the voice present, hidden, that is not an enemy.   sugar first, before vinegar. ———————

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osprey mother – July 20

7.20.2015 osprey mother slips away wing clipping the wire   the talons beak fine strong corpus no longer matter   in the world of instinct to be wounded is to die.   she sits on the low timber, wing askew, … Continue reading

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