Tag Archives: anticipation

taking a moment – February 16

2.16.2017 taking a moment to write stop pause and open to the day.   to let flow out what entered in   the cat walking by to sniff and sneeze the dog raising at his name   footfalls careful along … Continue reading

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procedure – December 20

12.20.2016 it’ll hurt like hell. thanks doctor I reply.   only five seconds but it’ll hurt.   so I say go ahead and grit   and while I wait for it to get worse it’s over. ——————

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diamond edges – September 23

9.23.2014 the leaves backsides have turned silver, the air as clear as any vibrant day   tree limbs scattering where the wind last blew and the dog whimpers in his sleep.   Fall questions the ways forward, like diamond edges … Continue reading

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family coming – June 22

6.22.2014 family coming stress rising. when did we have to be so perfect for each other ——————-

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doggy’s nose waits – April 26

4.26.2014 doggy’s nose waits just outside the door. say the word walk and he is up eyes round and ready.   my son waits at the door for his love to bless their move. say the word yes and his … Continue reading

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as the weather comes in – October 30

10.30 As the weather comes in the birds are coming out   to the feeder tube where corn and black seed mix   to fatten their blood for the chill and damps.   little tough ones shake off some of … Continue reading

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grace in between – September 26

9.26 The leaves have begun their descent into the crannies and wrinkles of bone bare sump below the dam.   soon colors will flare and singe but not yet. a pause, as if hesitant anticipation is the harbinger of what … Continue reading

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