Tag Archives: longing

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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when he was born – January 22

1.22.2017 when he was born his mother cuddled him close and rubbed her nose deep into his hair   to inhale all that he was, all that he is, all that he would become.   somewhere deep we know each … Continue reading

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heart sounds – April 3

4.3.2015 blue jays shriek in their lonliness looking for a mate   lovers listen to the whistle of trains running late   time changes nothing but the passages and gate   I find my heart sound with you as my … Continue reading

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Irish tapestry – January 28

Irish tapestry greens, reds, deep golds, against a forest wall   home of our homes before we knew that the old country was lost   and so started again across the sea. —————

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baby Jesus manger scene – December 10

12.10 crisp and clear, I shovel a path to the baby Jesus manger scene in our front yard.   snow topping high upon the plastic brows. wiseman, wiseman, joseph, mary, wiseman, baby Jesus waits yet to come and make his … Continue reading

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a prayer – July 26

7.26 come to me please in my visions of night, tell me of things that matter so bright.   sing me your songs of life’s dreams and of strife, of heartsongs once heard and rememberings bright,   angels and demons … Continue reading

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I saw Orion’s Belt tonite – April 11

4.11 I saw Orion’s Belt tonite and then the Dipper, clear and aiming, reminding me of when, as a young scout and not knowing, I first stared lostly into that crisp black crystal-spotted sky that leapt into my heart.   … Continue reading

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