Monthly Archives: August 2019

Flight delays

We had to be at the airport at this time, And we were, But now it is later. And now again. And now again. The little dog With the posh bag sits beside me, Her person gazing at the departure … Continue reading

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Turkeys

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Walking the Labyrinth

I took my shoes off And took my steps into inquiry Listening with each footfall on the soft green grass. There Persistently pushed a single purple flower beside the stones that delineated the journey. Ah sweetness, A single bee found … Continue reading

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Guru Cat

A cat twined around my legs, Like I do you, God, Seeking your embrace Then pulling away claws out when You reach for me. … Quietly, we sit together, Longing.

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Buzzed

A bumblebee and a honey Buzzed by me Into clouds of sweet fragrance Where they drank deep. White wings appeared. Butterfly, Fey, or Angel? Who can say when all the world is one.

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Suffering

I sat on a bench in a crescent of bamboo Seeking You, When into the clearing below Comes a young deer slightly limping on the right front leg. I, too, am here tending my wounds Real, imagined, and self inflicted. … Continue reading

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Arrival

Flowers As blue as the sky Exploded by my feet, Like reverse fireworks in the daylight Squirrels danced at the edges of the bench Rejoice! Every little thing sang out You are here.

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