Category Archives: poetry

Walking in Snow

Down soft white blanket covering the land sends me walking  late afternoon in frigid temps not seen in almost a hundred years. fwoosh fwoosh fwoosh  Stillness breaths me expands my ribs enlivens the bones of my soul and dampened sound … Continue reading

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Puzzle Poem #2

Yes, these related words appeared in the puzzle from blind draws, none put back. All used. Late day sun dances leaves to music from the breeze. Mend and sew another hole, wax another scuff on leather thin as paper. Putter … Continue reading

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Puzzle Poem #1

Oh my this is going to be fun! From my morning solitairy letter tile crossword I shall produce a poem. It will be fun to see what they become; meaningful or amusing. They shall be in any case. Today’s puzzle: … Continue reading

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Bath After Illness

Laid to rest my body floats. Awareness arises between cells whose actions seem suspended. There’s a finger; oh, and a palm. Yes, they are attached. Too difficult to travel the arm. Let go of details. This body once strong has … Continue reading

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Ringing Trees

You are old You have lived and let go allowing deadwood to fall away as you sprout in fresh new directions You shade the place I lie looking up at your grandfather branches your baby leaves and all the lives … Continue reading

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Awakened

Past arms, into soul, Spirit beside our bed stirs flight beyond body.

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Haiku on a Cold Day

Snow falling softly Out the window a bird calls Come to me my love

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The Hidden Spot

I chased my heart out of my chest and into the woods. I hid her in the shadows of old growth trees, beneath brambles enough to entangle rabbits. I sat with my heart amid the leaves and vines, holding her … Continue reading

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swim

You swim through my soul silently pulling me to a place so still I forget that you are you and I am me.

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Laughing Leaves

Sit with me while the leaves fall like laughter on our bodies and our souls grow strong like the trees.

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