Category Archives: Poetic Musing (Longer Poems)

A VOICE CRIES, A TREE FALLS

A voice cries in the wilderness. A forest tree tall falls. Will any stand in readiness? Will any stand for anything at all? Will we scale (or fail) the slippery slope? Is any of this easy?– Well, yes. . . … Continue reading

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REARRIVALS

Hands. . . hearts. . . story strands. . . sweetest trips to foreign lands, and even sweeter rearrivals, upon return to that home place that was my start. Clever tricks with rubber bands bare toes run through gritty sands, … Continue reading

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THE MOVEMENT OF SPRING

The blooming the twittering the looming the jittering, the buzzing the zooming the rising, surprising, pop buds , and pop eyes-ing, the growth that we love and are loath to adjust to or bust to, the wind billow, bent willow, … Continue reading

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WHAT CAN I SAY IN FIVE MINUTES?

What can I say in just five short minutes? Why comes the punishment down on one who is innocent? It’s an imperfect world. . . yet, we all must live in it. Though the surface shows bare, there’s actually riches … Continue reading

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DISTRACTION

Distraction. So common now, to mention its strong drain on power seems almost an infraction. A detour from whatever’s your intended fruitful action, which keeps you poor in pocket, spirit, and much more, as you connect with hot spot towers … Continue reading

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YES, I AM A POETESS

Well, since you asked, I must admit that, yes, I am a poetess. When life goes fast I harness it, with some finesse and unplanned process. I don’t quite know just how it comes– sometimes my writing fingers are all … Continue reading

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THEN AND NOW– THE WAY OF THE WORLD

We have things now, gadgets, stuff, waxy plastic paper cups, and wonderful machines, for which, once, there was no knowing or know-how to fit them in our hand or cuff– or rashly make or think them up– not even in … Continue reading

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