Category: Dreams vs. Reality

December 3rd

On a walk this morning up the street, the sun was shining and the temperature was pleasantly nearing some 50 degrees.  The wind blew at varying tempos, fast, medium and slow. The rays of the sun came bouncing down to earth, dodging shadows in…

And The Day Light Goes to Bed

The gray, white, fluffy clouds hang low in the baby blue sky. The constant moon glows, and shines, high overhead. The trees bursting with buds incline this way and that, like a pregnant woman ready to give birth. The bunny rabbit scurries under the…

Taking Care

The snow was all around today, The trees laden, of white fluffy stuff, emerged in the gray blue sky. There was a chill in the air. No birds were singing. The sound of shovels could be heard. The tread of feet crunched in the…

Much Needed Rain

As the day commences and the gray skies roll in, on this mid September day, I have thoughtless nothingness rolling through my mind. A vague recollection of a sweet dream, brought on by night fall’s misty stars.  I try to wrap my mind around…

March is Still

In the forest, wooden trunks, and structures stark in sunlight, stand tall in their multitude. Sentinels ready to file into Spring, without snow. Inside, the cawing of crows, outside. The ticking of the clock, on the mantel. Shapes of sound, poured into silence of…

“When I am dead, my dearest” by Christina Georgina Rossetti

“Twilight” Photo by GRB When I am dead, my dearest, Sing no sad songs for me; Plant thou no roses at my head, Nor shady cypress tree: Be the green grass above me With showers and dewdrops wet; And if thou wilt, remember, And…

“I cannot not sail”

While the grogginess of waking comes over me, on this gray rainy morning in early October, an autumnal mood hangs in the atmosphere. Yesterday, we were forewarned of the coming of Joaquín. Beware! A huge hurricane was riding the waves of the sea!  Relieved,…