Tag Archives: Poetry

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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ONE, TWO, THREE– SEND A POEM DOWN TO ME

One, two, three– send a poem down to me. . . Four, five, six– blow a candle, make a wish. . . Seven, eight, nine— send me breath along with rhyme. . . Finish off with count of ten, and … Continue reading

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POEM IN A WINK

Quick as a wink, words spill on a page– so fast, I might miss how they there get arranged, if I blink. Thoughts and blips from my mind and my blood and my heart and my bones and my guts … Continue reading

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REFRESHING FLESH AND BLOOD

Perhaps it’s just as well that we’ve no button to refresh when it seems our energy’s gone stuck or stale. . . we’ll have to do some looking and some guessing about what has steered us a bit ill and … Continue reading

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FACING THE GAP OF DESTINY

The gap of destiny is yawning. . . For, even though you gaze, amazed, and stand motionless and fazed, and hesitate a bit– and gape, as you ponder how to plumb the nearest future time to come– the sun won’t … Continue reading

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A DAY WELL DONE

Evening holds its sway. . . moon’s bright light, full spectrum. . . crickets, chirping echoing– they have their say, as I’m reflecting on a day well done: keeping practices and promises, completing foreseen actions, carved out time for prayer … Continue reading

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WITH LOVE

Holding in my mind and heart the one who was so beautiful whose blood flowed red my arteries and filled my veins quite blue and full with each heartbeat and puff of lung– she breathed her life right into me … Continue reading

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