Category Archives: Life


looking back over the past year, as it slips into memory and history, I sit here pondering what has happened. whether it is because of age, insight, or too many trips around the merry-go-round, I am a bit depressed about the … Continue reading

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prelude to a promise

Though snow cover the whole world white and death descend on the land like night this season will pass ‘neath a coming storm to wake us anew in a heavenly form…          

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Autumn answers

seeds waiting for new life in the coming cold and leaves joining others in sleep there are some who choose to color the dying landscape and refuse to blend in with decay            

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questions in the dark

when I was twenty-three, I thought life was chocolate cake… yet so many sobering faces confronted me from the crowd that lived the longest- no sunshine in their veins, nor smiles in the topo lines etched in flesh  their passing like the scent of a … Continue reading

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i would rather be a beautiful baguette than a moldy mouthful of beaten-down bread

  going to church on Sunday…for the building up of your spirit…is like going to the day old bread store and buying a bag of moldy bread. sure, the product is still there, but you get a stale loaf with major … Continue reading

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the word beyond words

  how can I share what air cannot reveal, what eyes cannot reach, what words cannot contain? though the wind whisper it, my ears cannot translate for you, only these lips that speak without thought like a treasure crying out inside … Continue reading

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it was a nice day to lounge around…

  for a tiger… for a brown bear….   for a leopard… and even for a bobcat… but someone had to stay awake…to watch out for any monkey business…    

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The weaker week

In the course of human events, the ancient world was rife with conflicting schedules for the unit we call “the week,” from five days to ten days, with some societies choosing alternating numbers of days in the week to balance … Continue reading

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Peace…and Quiet

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I am Five Years Old!

My Blog Speaks, on His 5th Birthday… “Momma says I am a Big Boy now and I should go clean my room. It is my birthday. I am five years old.  I don’t want to clean my room. If I clean … Continue reading

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