Tag Archives: protection

old friends – January 18

1.18.2017 old friends shuffle around the track one mincing steps close to the rail lest a stumble the other at his side chatting and protecting from those who swoop by in their jogs.   no explanations needed.   just a … Continue reading

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after the storm – July 5

7.5.2016 pumpkin orange sky spooky light, clear blue from the west, while eastward dark still hovers in obsession.   we hid down in the sauna basement the dog tucked into the inner bathroom until things rolled through   and then … Continue reading

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cygnets – June 14

6.14.2016 three, four, small white sails move behind mother and dad.   the trumpeters are back, and behind between them cygnets paddle into growth while their folks cover them from prying eyes, ours.   they are aware, we become aware, … Continue reading

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rain in the night – June 12

6.12 rain in the night brings a smile   snug in our beds windows askew doggie hiding in the tile bathroom the steady rising and slowing patter flows like good wishes down the roof slant   washing away the sins … Continue reading

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marking against the dark – January 5

1.5.2015 friends come over and stay the talk goes on and on and on and on   amidst quiet gaps we stare into the Christmas tree lights like flame flickering in the campfire   where stories are told and we … Continue reading

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rain clatter -May 30

5.30 rain clatter on the tin chimney tells a welcome story   water, life, pours down around us, and we are safe.   gift of life, gift of pleasure, gift of growing green   thank you. ——————————

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