Category Archives: Nature

Nature Forms

My alter ego wanted to stay in the woods all day where it had not roamed in several days. Alas, the desk and duty calls. A congregation of curves will soon give way to the sword fern spikes below. Ferns are … Continue reading

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Earth Chuckle

Earth Collage These images gleaned from past journeys evoke “Earth” to me. Sunsets only blocks away from me remind me to get back to the daily ritual I have let slide. Sky: Best viewing screen on Earth. Certified Poet, Don’t You Know It … Continue reading

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Jolt

Jolted by the thought: “You are perfect.”

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Rainbows and Unicorns (Sort of)

A timely jaunt between torrential April downpours made me think of the phrase “rainbow and unicorns.” I never understood it is a sarcastic phrase to mean cluster of unfortunate events. And then, of course I had to google its linguistic … Continue reading

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Feeling Helpless?

Small actions shake the web of life. We may never see outcomes, but all I know is we have to speak our voices and throw our intentions out there, because otherwise it is as if we did not exist while … Continue reading

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Will

Now that I’m 50, people tell me I should write a will. Will I will my life to all that is One Earth Indivisible From topsoil to thin blue line, Envelope of sustenance Interdependent, Miles of roots invisible, Animals winged, … Continue reading

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Cold Morning Poem

  Winter Scene by A.R. Ammons (1926-2001) There is now not a single leaf on the cherry tree: except when the jay plummets in, lights, and, in pure clarity, squalls: then every branch quivers and breaks out in blue leaves. … Continue reading

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