Tag Archives: Move

YAWN AND STRETCH THIS DAY

Yawn. Look ahead beyond the dawn to this one day. See what’s to do on your bright way, the things quite apt (or not) to pay. And then, begin to stretch and move and work and play. . . For, … Continue reading

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I AM A CRACK

I am a crack. I am being plastered over. Not sure whether I’ll recover. Sure, it’s true, now I am smooth, but I have lost my groove, and it’s rough to choose the move that will my case quite best … Continue reading

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NOTICE RESISTANCE

Notice resistance– Look it in the face, hold its hand, help it relax– with it, make friends. . . Honor it and cherish it, for the teacher that it is, so you both can move to better understanding and eventual … Continue reading

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MAGNIFICENT NOVEMBER MORNING

the wind is up, around the trees. . . the rising sun illuminates the skittish leaves, which, now so loud around the trees, are rustling. . . The fuzzy wads stick to the eaves where nascent moths find rest, and … Continue reading

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ONE DOES ONE’S BEST

One just does one’s best to move through life to work, to play, to rest. . . to savor well the light of day. . . and then, relax into the starry sky that helps us find our way and … Continue reading

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THE SHIFT TO WINTER TIME

The shift to Winter Time. . . a stiff adjustment when bliss of habit (or maybe just encrustment) that’s begot more offspring than a rabbit, must we excavate painstakingly and kiss goodbye, (dagnabbit!), for as we check our wrist to … Continue reading

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ON PURPOSE (revised version)

[The original version of this poem first appeared on The Danforth Anchor during a Poet’s Rally in 2011, and contributed to my receiving a Perfect Poet Award for my participation in the rally. The Rally officials awarded poets for their … Continue reading

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