Tag Archives: calm

nighttime agita – December 6

12.6.2016 nighttime agita wakening stare ceiling gaze with no respite unease   daytime unresolution gnawing at the soul. ——– step back, don’t hack call the times back into sack. ==================

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I’ve been waiting today – September 7

9.7.2016 I’ve been waiting today for the leaves to start their fall, for the littlest gold yellow bits to sprinkle across the garden even while the humidity of late summer drags and pulls   it’s a wait I can wait … Continue reading

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come Lord Jesus – May 3

5.3.2016 so much scrambling day to day to night to day to fill, to foil, to find or forget   I call to you for quiet, or rest, or something, anything to calm the panic hustle hassle of my soul. … Continue reading

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morning window – December 17

12.17.2015 (10.18) mists ghost across the morning field like a whisper   birds at the tube alternate their flitting in and away   softly softly they say to  my anxiety   we are a window to a calmer world. —————–

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morning window – October 18

10.18.2015 mists ghost across the morning field like a whisper   birds at the tube alternate their flitting in and away   softly softly they say to  my anxiety   we are a window to a calmer world. —————–

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morning mist – June 11

6.11.2014 morning newspaper not here, mist across the pond, a low burst of sun just visible between trunk and branch   sweet time. coffee with m and s, a chair by the barely cracked window while steel-cut oats burble   … Continue reading

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faces – April 24

4.24.2014 faces around tables that don’t listen   faces that relate the passing time   faces who once upon the once were children   faced that have paused only to rhyme.     faces of the aged and forgotten   … Continue reading

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a day like others – February 5

2.5.2014 a day like others, awake thinking, eating, breathing talking with family, children two, three, four, five   another day to feel the thank you and observe do plan act rest turn play be   a birth day. like others … 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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early morning haze – July 11

7.11 early morning blue haze is topping the pond, light edging through the swamp grass fronds as the sky lightens   and orange white corners touch into the window sides refracting the day. i sip my sumatra coffee   and … Continue reading

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