Category: Poetry

Living Comfortably with Uncertainty

Live with Your Questions I’m always concerned with the natural world and it’s weight on our self inquiry and our metaphysical inner world as we humans need answers to everything, impatient for the questions to be ticked off like a to do list. At least this is where I thought I was going with this

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Sanctuary

Our house holds all I loveYet The door is openFor there’s always roomFor more -one more, many moreLove knows no boundsLove is my sanctuary.My door is open.Every nightThe owls ask whoWho are youWho is homeWho is gone?Every morningThe doves cryCooing in mourningFor those who have goneThe afternoons bringLight casting long shadowsThrough the crystalsIn the heart

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Common Birds

There are no common birds. Each wing, every song, so singular and distinct. From my distant grounded sight In perfect view of every one Watching for colors or shadows as the cat wraps his tawny coat around my painful knees, he sees breakfast landing amongst the fullness of green summer trees. He lays his liquid

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