Monthly Archives: March 2018

TO WAIT

To wait upon is not the same as, in the grander scheme, to serve. But, to serve anyone or anything, one must have power to wait. To change your rhythm, or perhaps sometimes, stop in your tracks, no matter how … Continue reading

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BETTER THAN PERFECTION

When it’s cold inside, but your people are inside, what are you going to do? When it’s colder still, outside, where highway traffic swiftly flies, and on light-clad body hair and goosebumps rise, while furled brows knit, and with spring … Continue reading

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THE SPACE THE UNIVERSE HAS SHAPED FOR YOU

Your task is to fill up the space the universe has shaped for you. Yes, there is that solid place twixt flesh and blood and bones and skin that delineates a thing that everyone agrees is you. But that’s just … Continue reading

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WHAT WERE THOSE WORDS UNKIND AND TRITE?

What were those words, unkind, and trite? The ones that picked and pricked to bring your every single flaw to light. The ones that hurt but somehow dug a deep deep hole and put that nonsense into you. . . … Continue reading

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NO WAY TO FAKE

There’s no way to eat your way, compete your way, fake your way through this. There’s no way to run away, nor freeze so it won’t see or won’t look your way, nor to get around, get over, get under. … Continue reading

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YOU LIVE YOUR LIFE

Live your life– do simple things or intricate, as time and space let or require. Do days, sleep nights. Allow the ripple rings­­­­­­­ +++++ and wakes ­­­­­­­+++++that your three-plus dimensioned­­­­­­­ +++++movement bring to wave through winding channels deftly cut deep … Continue reading

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YOU’VE GOT A DECK OF CARDS

You got a deck of cards. In there, there’s diamonds, clubs, and spades, and hearts, and numbers, Jack to Ace, and two to ten. And it’s really up to you to choose the ways you want to stack and mix … Continue reading

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CAN, CAN’T AND PLANS

What I cannot do any more helps me find out the things I can. And, what I can do well right now, some which, heretofore I couldn’t dream, nor do, no more than could a withered or seedling plant, shows … Continue reading

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QUICKIE, SHORTY POEM

Quickie, shorty, speak-y easy. . . whip some words up to go with your post-noon or evening cup, cafe or tea-sy. . . So to do, I tap ten fingers, and ten toes, a little cold, now warm at keys, … Continue reading

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HAND. LAND. MEANS OF SUPPORT.

Hand. Land. Such means, which range from well seen to unseen, of support, more vital than such thick walls as bar all possible admittal to the most fortified war fort. Having such strong underpinning often differentiates so much from not … Continue reading

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