Tag Archives: parenting

the son’s voice – February 6

2.6.2017 the son’s voice speaks years to the old man   moments of grace and joy between them   that he had never known with his own. ——————— Advertisements

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audition – November 22

11.17.2016 he was angry the first time he came with his small son and a big chip on his shoulder.   an angry dad, mid divorce, ticked at the women who might turn him away.   and his son got … Continue reading

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present – May 19

5.14.2016 he walked across the stage and I missed it busy tapping the video feed.   be present to the moment, the mystics taught us see what is right in front of you.   good lesson.   the good news … Continue reading

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God duty – April 7

4.7.2016 Why did you take my daddy away, he asked me   I didn’t, I told him but with my God collar on I was the one who   had to tell him that his daddy was gone   after … Continue reading

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beds now empty – February 27

2.27.2016 beds now empty we move tables chairs rugs desks   adjusting steps for playing the next game. ———————-

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son at the wheel – July 18

7.13.2015 the car rolls out son at the wheel   we have to trust now   that the lessons taught   over years and days and instants   took. —————-

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little goat boy – December 15

12.15 a little goat boy sits on the toy cabin porch that I built when a child was on the way   and we counted down the days and times pasting wallpaper, circling round clocks,   until the water broke … Continue reading

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