Monthly Archives: September 2015

sabbaths and holy days

the ceremony was beginning. the day was ending. one Sabbath was ending. a Holy day was beginning. and a little dog slept through it all.

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desire

the cream puffs lie scattered on the plate. abandoned. i lie under the table. i can smell their sweet loneliness. longing and desire overcome me, and you try and tempt me with a milkbone? desire is not like that! Truth … Continue reading

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the new normal

when you loose your tail, they tell you it will grow back. they tell you, you will grow a new one. and that seems to be true. but it is never the same as the old tale. even if it … Continue reading

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hang on!

driving across the bridge, (did i mention it is an interstate?) he noticed a small frog, (and he was driving 65 miles per hour) clinging to bottom of the driver’s side window. outside. ┬áhe did what any one would do… … Continue reading

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puddles

i pick him up he smells like loam and earth he smells like truth and he pours himself over my arms like a puddle of black ink. He pours Himself over my arms and into my heart.

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bloodlines

‘what kind of dog is that?’ small. ‘No, really what kind if dog that?’ tiny. ‘NO, i mean what like KIND of dog is THAT? oh! i didn’t understand you, my apologies, She is a sweet dog. What Kind of … Continue reading

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Hope

Hope comes in pairs, two prayers, one prayer. we planted two pear trees, still to young to fruit – and yet in the break in the rain, there She stands, sparkling for all to see. the promise of harvest… you … Continue reading

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blue heron

in a small pond the fountain spouts, and six canadian geese hang out on a layover flight. a blue heron watches it all. She is home.

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Shared Dreams

on the yellow sofa two heads are pressed together. the sound of soft snores comforts me. are they sharing the same dream?

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safety

They say there are only two emotions: Love and Fear. from the safety of my pocket i can explore your world – (with the help from a friend,) i can learn the ways of love. They say there are only … Continue reading

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