sunny smile as they wheel her away from sterile and white another day she has borrowed the meaning of life *** the weeks she has counted four weeks on one hand the letters unwritten envelopes left unstamped *** back to her home now to a box full of cards people known just by name soldiers […]
When as a child where did dreams with you fly? did you ride dragons were you a double agent spy? * Did the Orient Express carry you in style? were you philosophic pondering life all the while * Did your nose always end in books where you followed wizards hobbits with the name of Took? […]
If only I could cast away the pain with a word or a phrase holding back the rain with a red umbrella If only I could lie here surrounded by down pillows candlelight glow catching every tear in a crystal bottle If only we could dance before the moon white cascade billowing at our feet snowflakes in silver […]
Early in the morning the dawn and I do rise looking as the sun peeks in my lover’s eyes driving toward a new day against a wakening sky longing for that first cup my keyboard, blog and I This weeks wordpress photo challenge prompts us to photograph what we do as we start our day […]
Like the roots of life seeking tree the colorful threads, a tapestry we weave and sow our lives together grow what the source then is it love for ink, joy of pen? does the dust from your star mingle with mine no matter how far? * we weave and sow and like friends tho far […]
So familiar like riding a bike I can hear ungreased gears grind my swollen feet have forgotten the motion in frustration I fling the bike willing it to take life and show me how to ride in figure 8s So familiar like painting my first picture I can see the blues, reds, yellows flow and […]
Beneath the lines someone dies each day at the stroke of a pen
What happens to creativity when forced into a box of conformity ???
Where does inspiration for the work you write come from? When you see a smile on a child or on a kite do you craft a poem with butterflies and streamers as your subject matter? There are probably those sorrowful/ tender moments that could be inspired by a broken winged bird. What words flow from […]
characters are enough to drive any author or editor crazy!!!!