Tag Archives: conflict

so much for eden – April 28

4.28.2018 flat calm pond, mated swans and canadian geese paddling near one another   bufflehead ducks dabbling around the edges and new muskrat buildings rise   calm, calming, serene.   two new geese soar in beautifully o’er the tree surround … Continue reading

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trumpcare 101 – July 21

7.21.2017 [trumpcare 101] it’s not really insurance, the lady tells him you pay us $164 now and we can see your son then we’ll give you a receipt that you file with that company for reimbursement. is there someplace else … Continue reading

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flat affect – March 22

3.22.2016 a hard face across the table unresponding   flat affect as if offended by all   then pushing agenda out of need   or pain. —————-

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Deer. dear – December 9

12.9.2015 Deer. by the roadside. staring.   headlights blinding or disregard   doesn’t stop him from walking into   my fender. oh, dear. ——————

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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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lanai cats – May 16

5.16.2015 I move slowly so as to not scare a move.   last week they brawled, yowled careened in a death match   today with soft breezes and bird songs above they loll within feet of each other   one … Continue reading

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Mercedes anxiety – September 22

9.22.2014 Mercedes anxiety too much, too rich too decadent, too costly   even at a bargain what will people think   how will I deal with how nice it feels to own one. ———————

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