Tag Archives: Play

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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LOVE, LOVE, LOVE

Love, love, love, morning, noon and night. . . the earth, +++++the sea, the sun-lit, +++++star-lit, ++++++++++endless sky. . . The plans, +++++the methods how +++++and good, clear reasons why. . . All the thirteens +++++and the sevens. . . … Continue reading

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THE OBSCURE SABOTEUR

Sabotage– shoes thrown in a functioning machine. . . the gears all stall, lace, skin, and heels catch up in every cog. . . And, over time, they rust quite green. I feel inept, despaired, of all my health and … Continue reading

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FRIDAY. . . NOON TIME

Friday noon time. . . “my oh my!” day hump time “I am still here, but why?” day. . . so close to free,” “I taste it from my skull down to my thigh” day Impatiently, I sigh day. . … Continue reading

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CALL OUT THE TROOPS THAT LOVE

Call out the troops– not the ones that fight– the ones that love, and let them engage with all those who need them and bring warmth to their hearts, though they may sometimes veer far from the fire of a … Continue reading

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THE SUN COMES UP ANEW

When sun comes up and stubborn sleeps you rub out from your eyes, and then, you stretch, your back you scratch. . . and, after a few early breaths, you sigh some long and waking sighs, and make a plan … Continue reading

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EXERCISE YOUR VOICE

Exercise your voice. . . make it heard. . . make it strong– even if that comes to mean there will be ones who think you make far too much noise. . . Start out exactly where and how you … Continue reading

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