Hands held, warm delight. A kiss at first dawning bright. Gentle boughs, mother. Advertisements
I knew a man who would not lie. He would not say a thing untrue; And if one swayed him to reply In words he did not… Read more “A Kind and Curious Man”
Sun descending, purple haze, Dragon wings into the wind. The moonlit water.
Veils of white and blue Craggy heights of polar hue Depths of solitude.
To be a child With clarity And curiosity. To love And live a life With open mind. To grow older, wiser But with wonder-filled; To regain the… Read more “Child’s Play”
Living mother, lord of all Evening earth and tides, Garden of our ancestors, In loving care abides. A curious child, unwitting, Stands at the stormy gate, Prods,… Read more “Consequences”
His words rung sweet into the night. Under pines and oak he lied; And still, through wind song’s warning, she Saw nothing but the light. … Read more “The Joker’s Trope”
Awash with blooms of many hues Through rare and sunny fen The dance of seasons played throughout In fragrant blooming glens. Flickering cardinal wings in flight Mother,… Read more “The Blooming Glen”
Was the sky a marble white that day, In mists that cooled the morning? Did cerulean blue peek through the veil Of clouds with subtle promise? Was… Read more “What Color Love?”
The Earth weeps in silent tears And torrents coursing through, Flowing into pools and streams Tumbling into blue, Through mountains blown and fields of black, In… Read more “Into Blue”
Wind blowing ‘round my ears Cold knocking at my door Old man winter in a vengeful mood Burns alike on rich and poor. Snow deep in… Read more “Even So”
Heavy-handed, plied to will, Poisons mixed to kill, Spread, intent to shape for show, The natural will not grow. We love the rose, and disdain The dandelion… Read more “Garden”
Sands so soft and salty air Breezes to cool the brazen day, So slow, so sure, to see, to dare My thoughts, surrendered, drift away Over… Read more “Sands”
In reverie, I remember Water’s golden light, Lit like stars at midday, Or by moon in deepest night, Dark green, with streaks of blue, Silken streaming strands, Waves… Read more “Water”