living in the house of someone I used to be excavating me older now no longer lithe freer than I’ve ever been time to throw my fears to the wind lean in to be younger than I was then Still … Continue reading
Georgia O’Keeffe Thank you for the flowers I adore Freda Kahlo Through your portraits of pain I feel Judy Chicago Thank you for The Dinner Party I persist To celebrate poetry month, I’m writing a poem a day with … Continue reading
Mary, Mary, Mary through poetry your noticing became mine My poem was written at a Spirit Play session with InterPlay Atlanta. Photo of sunset is a photo I snapped in my front yard.
secrets can change lives sharing them can, too choose carefully which secrets to share which to hold close which deserve a new story each choice has its own value choose carefully Written in April 2018, many months before the Supreme … Continue reading
What I’d give to smell your aftershave to touch your hand to see your face to taste your mouth and hear you laugh again
a crow’s cry cracked the silence Sidra emptied her cup even in this dark space she saw that the calligraphy was tinged with red wine a strap bound the ancient text she wanted to tap the secrets of this fragile … Continue reading
what’s so? life, energy it was here long before humans and will be here long after we are gone
meditating on the front porch late afternoon sun, bathing all of me I’m mindful of sounds in and around me to my left just off the porch the soft rattling of a bird’s call the comfy purr of a black … Continue reading