Category Archives: Quatrain
His mind and body were discovered
During her ongoing extensive search
For objects that might at some point
Disastrously impact with her planet
Those who put
The ‘big’ in bigotry
Are those who keep
The ‘small’ in small-minded
HOW TRUE LOVE WORKS
As I send you now a piece of my heart
Sit a moment in this stillness to know
We are all but a part of a greater Heart
Whatever we give away will soon regrow
MARY OLIVER: IN MEMORIAM
Flesh and bone may decay
Her words, all the thoughts
All the feelings they evoke
Shall remain to nourish us
DOING NOTHING II
Not too practical this proposition agreed
Yet still practicality is not of the essence
While stillness may still serve to produce
Here and there an unexpectedness or two
A TWIST ON BENEFICENCE
“These damned Rep…tiles!
God rest their souls,” say I.
My single simple condition?
That they be dead and gone first.
Shoulder to shoulder
Side by side
Joy and sadness
Come and go with the tide