Monthly Archives: August 2017

IN PAIN, RAIN, AND DELIGHT

Even in pain or torrent rain, as well as in delight, things work their best when you don’t strain, and just let be the throbs, the stabs, the gem tones and the dirt-hued drabs, come they in ones, or rushing … Continue reading

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YOU ARE WORTHY OF A ZILLION THINGS

Ah, you are worthy of a zillion things. . . but you must choose the ones you want, and use them well, with heaven’s care, with sweetest words and tending deeds, that they will know no matter what the others … Continue reading

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A PRAYER FOR THE KISS OF LOVE

Hey, you! (Me!) Please send me a kiss to every last cell of this, my one body. Free unshackle these ankles, these wrists, from the stall of the structure and spirit that, it seems, have gone limp and flat with … Continue reading

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YOUR BIG START

If you want to play a role, first you’ve got to learn your part. But, if you want to learn your part, you’ll want to play your role with heart and soul, from whatever place and moment that you start. … Continue reading

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Seize the day. AND Let it be.

Seize the day. AND Let it be. Spread down, extend the roots and reach up the branches, bring birds and squirrels in cahoots, just like a wildly planted sturdy, broad, and tall oak tree. Stay tightly in the bounds of … Continue reading

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TO DON MY BEST INTREPID

As life goes on, there comes a time I’ve got to don my very best intrepid. Too long have I longed for hot or warm but settled for just tepid. . . So, right now I will cut brave paths … Continue reading

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LIFE RUNS THROUGH ITS PACES

One thing’s true no matter what Life runs through all its paces both making broad and bold-brushed strokes and trickling through scant, puny places, and it leaves sometimes little clue on ginger-light, gently trod thickets or highway-byway beaten paths where … Continue reading

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