Tag Archives: Health

sneak attack – February 8

2.8.2015 snuffles start at the back of throats like visits from aliens who have landed without notice   until now. —————————— Advertisements

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the water pushes – December 6

12.6.2014 the water pushes back. arms, legs, torso, trunk   lift that barge, tote that bale one two three four, wail, wail, wail.   aging bodies staying well these are the ones you want to hang out with. ————————-

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yard work – October 22

10.22.2014 muscles slightly sore eyes shining bright, yard work a good day. ———————

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a good ache – April 27

4.27.2014 rake tines pull back at muscles unused since winter’s pall   pine needle piles aerating the ground beneath   while warm winds open cells and call forth a keenness   a good ache borne of honest labor tugs the … Continue reading

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oats and berries – January 25

1.25.2014 oats, maple syrup, nuts. granola grows on me, tasty health food under the guise.   nuts and twigs and berries like our ancestors gathered.   perhaps they knew something. or it was just easier   than inventing the microwave. … Continue reading

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friends come by – December 9

12.9 friends come by and we talk. about bodies and tests and pains.   big words go unspoken, like cancer and chance and statistical odds.   we play cards instead and eat and joke like everyday people.   because life … Continue reading

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road to the hospital – December 8

12.8 the road to the hospital is a lonely one when the subject is yourself.   you need to do tests, you need to go there right now thank you.   so you let out the dog and make sure … Continue reading

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