Tag Archives: Thirst

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

Posted in Poetic Musing (Longer Poems), Poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

THE POWER OF A HALF AN HOUR

What the human you can do, even when a little loath to, in just a half an hour abuts what a drop of morning dew can do to moisten, glisten, and wash dust off the thirsty petals of a morning … Continue reading

Posted in Medium Length Poems, Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

WONDER RAIN

The long awaited flow of water, fallen from the sky, over, into land, creates a base to nurture animals and plants. . . and, if we learn the art of sharing and of sparing, as is proper, we may also … Continue reading

Posted in Autumn, Medium Length Poems, Poetry, Seasons, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

THE COLOR OF A SOFT GRAY DAY

A soft gray day, late January. . . the pale sun, the ambiance so airy breathe life and light to spring’s small blooms, and gentle pop of squirrel peep, plus bubbling fresh birdsong. . . the clear, cool warmth, the … Continue reading

Posted in Poetic Musing (Longer Poems), Poetry, Prayer, Seasons, Spring, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

ALL THAT GLITTERS (BUT’S NOT GOLD)

All that glitters is not gold, like, for example, one: the shimmer of the water on a mountain lake flowed down steep from lofty peaks in melting seasons after it has snowed– A pristine place for life to gather, its … Continue reading

Posted in Medium Length Poems, Poetry, Seasons, Spring, Summer, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

CLOAKED IN FEBRUARY SUN

The cloak: the guise of sun on February afternoon in bright but dry, out-of-sync season. . . the blue and shining flowery day shows me the thirsty year’s quite parched array. . . Foot before foot, do I step forth, … Continue reading

Posted in Autumn, Poetry, Spring, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

THE UP AND UP

Creep. . . itty bitty critter small. . . slow uphill crawl from the parabolic pit of this old year, about to shuck its hull. . . the night recedes days ooze more long seeped minute fractions spread the day … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Seasons, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment