Archive for the ‘Life Passages’ Tag

Impermanence   Leave a comment

Part of the beauty

of all winged things is knowing

soon they will fly

Dogwood bracts and blooms

 

another new year   4 comments

 

 

Like moon drops
lighting the way, centuries
of ancestors

 


	

Bridging the Marshlands   8 comments

 

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My slatted path bends left, leans right, falls true, goes wrong, gets tossed by gales and feathers and hugs —  a crazy, crooked, imperfect line, like aimless ivy with nodding leaves, its moving target?  Emphatically me.

 

Poppies/Olympia Train Station   12 comments

 

At the train station
Arrivals and departures
In the flower bed

 

Born of Mountain Clay   Leave a comment

 

Three Grandfathers

 
Eighty years of dust
and tears, old friends reaping their
garden of stories
 
 

Layers of Life   4 comments

Like a star
in the hand, a present
from the future

 

Stories of Sky   4 comments


 

She waits without a sound
No hurry. Her stories of sky
Melt into ground

 

flowing/spring sky   7 comments

A river
of blooms, a lake
of sky

 

rock cairn/memories   2 comments

 

Warmth—crocuses
break open among
the tended rocks

 


	

Sword Ferns at Silver Falls   4 comments

 

 

 

Slowly in green arcs
they taste the racing waterdrops
Watching the river
become
sky