Driftwood

A ceaseless current rolls its course as surface oscillations- archetypes of the human mind, in endless fascination, seek the swifter water where the elemental flows. Barnacles bleached and drying cling to underlying form, all my expectations wash like driftwood to the shore, tossed to beach and dying in the aftermath of storm- One more piece … Continue reading Driftwood

A Postcard to Whom I Thought I’d Be

These days shine softly after 50 years of rain- sweat and blood, long dried into a callous hide, is a chrysalis shed in this season. Two bold tikes, two and four, instruct in re-discovery; Wet each other’s feet with glee, as in turn attempting to ‘pee' down the narrow neck of a crab hole. Swooping … Continue reading A Postcard to Whom I Thought I’d Be

Home Repairs

They come, Seeking answers To scratch paper sketches; Porches, playrooms Pantries and problems; Resultant conundrums of a material world. Expecting- High pressure tactics, Pushy sales person Running up tickets, And, of course, technical expertise. What they don’t expect, Is a Home Depot holy man. An orange apron-ed mystic, Offering solutions to drywall dilemmas. Who studies … Continue reading Home Repairs