Tag Archives: senses

direct apprehension

4.7.2017 hearing God’s voice directly.   asking and waiting for a word.   a sense attribute more lost than found   for secular us. ————

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the dog and I – November 16

11.16.2016 the dog and I take different walks together   one staring downward in thought, other times head up noticing a leaf blowing, birch tree across the pond, light in the bottom half of a third window to the left, … Continue reading

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winding road north – January 7

1.7.2016 winding road north along gitchi-gami through trails and tales of years gone by   salted fish, potato cooked simple salt, pepper a touch, and water from the lake   unfiltered like the sound off the shoreline, winds strong over … Continue reading

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miss kitty snaps – November 29

11.30.2015 miss kitty snaps a paw mid purr stretched across the end of the bed for the rub and petting appropriate to her graciousness.   woe unto those who misunderstand. ——————-

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when the chirrups stop – April 27

4.27.2015 things suddenly go quiet sharp crisp quiet at the sludge pond   when the chirrups stop, the spring frogs freeze.   something is there.   fox, coyote, predator perhaps a human has stepped too close   all bird trills, … Continue reading

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the sound of an owl – March 14

3.13.2015 breezes, sunshine, the sound of an owl in the night   breathing easier with softness and napping   the season changes and so do we   gratefully. —————–

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tasting heaven – February 16

2.16.2014 kitchen smells, toasting oats, oils, sugars, sweet nuts   grandmother kitchen aromas, cookies and kuchen   a small child licking fingers of buttered sugar   small doses that tell you heaven is real. you can taste it. —————————

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