This Time Transient

This Time Transient I sat Watched the darkness This time Passed me by Whisper in the growling doom With glow bug Lights Tiny murmurs mimic wind   I sat Heard the wailing This time Deafness saved me Parachute Drop and float On water Ripples like a long silk cloth   Did Walk And Run And breath   Did daylight See Blue button Cloudlets In…

Seeking Solace in the Sea and Sky

I have been putting off posting this series for very strange reasons. Perhaps the strangest of these, for any who know me, is that I am out of words for it. I couldn’t originally figure out why. Words are things that abound in my head, and they flow from me remarkably freely. Perhaps too freely sometimes. So why the block on this work? And…

Fleeting

A little bit of poetic wandering (and wondering) over the transience of our existence, and the power of our family ties.   Fleeting.   One second It seems No more – Inward And Outward breath   Just that: The past is gone The present goes And the future Is a fleeting Dream As I blink.   Grasping hands Cannot close Fingers about them, They…

Time in America – The Twin Towers Monument

Post no Bills On visiting the Twin Towers Memorial in September 2014   Their names have carved These holes upon our universe That will not Be unmade   I touch my hand to the gap that is the space In which their essence used to be The sum of moments that they lived and breathed   These letters are A sharp edged strange division…

Dust

It has been a long time between posts, and is so often the way, the longer you go without writing, the harder it is to begin. Even more this time, for any explanation I should give would seem to drag out my soul and lay it bare for everyone to pick over. Some might argue that this is what I do with my art,…