Monthly Archives: December 2016

STRENGTH FROM LOVE

Strength supported by a base of love will let me go to any depth or height or breadth, within, below, abroad, above, until the whole darn Universe bathes me, hugs me, like a glove.

Posted in CHEWING, Poetry, Quick reads | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

PINK DECEMBER SKY

Startling– the glow flamingo pink up in dusk sky. . . the year’s slink back up from low, one more December day prepares to die, an infant year soon in to ring for which we may yet dream the wherefore … Continue reading

Posted in Medium Length Poems, Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

THE MOMENT OF NAVIGATION

Observe and wait. Cheer and spectate. There’s much to learn and so much fun in all that stuff that you have done, in your time lived in that crate. But, what would follow if, for a change, you’d navigate around … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

LOVING HANDS OVER RUBBER BANDS

A pair (or few) of loving helping hands are bound to get you much more toward that place than catapulting into space a countless band of rubber bands.

Posted in Poetry, Quick reads | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

THE SENSE AND SUM OF ONE

Tap, tap, tap. . . type a page, to try to sort some sense of this– it is no snap to grow the wisdom of a sage– so much less so when we’re numb because, against discomforts of our bodies … Continue reading

Posted in Medium Length Poems, Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

MERRY. TO MOVE ON OR TO TARRY?

Merry– a reason good to tarry. . . feel the presence and the love of blood, and of people whom and into whom you or they have married. But is the road to love them, nudge them not to stay … Continue reading

Posted in Holidays, Medium Length Poems, Poetry, Seasons, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

LIFE SPREAD BEFORE YOU

Spread out your life on a piece of paper. There’s no telling what that brings to light or how far it may be propelling you, sooner or later.

Posted in Poetry, Quick reads | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

CULTIVATING FAITH

Cultivate faith in self, and in the sum of everything and everybody else. So that you may with patience wait, or else, in boldness, draw the breath to embark upon your destined daunting quest, in which you do your best … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Quick reads | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

TO SOLVE A PROBLEM

If you want to solve a problem, and other people are involved, you’d best go bearing olive branch straight to the one, or, if there’s more, to the whole bunch (yes, all of ’em), and then, involve ’em. For, be … Continue reading

Posted in Medium Length Poems, Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

THE INVITATION

It’s enow to make you fit and start as if hit by cupid’s dart, when someone begs you from the heart, “Please stay.” You don’t yet know exactly how or understand the way. But it’s a game that sights the … Continue reading

Posted in Medium Length Poems, Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment