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You

You
stubborn
old goat
insists
on the beauty
of relics
of earthquakes
and avalanches
beauty in destruction
beauty in change
the world is
as you would like it… 17 more words

Poem A Day

The Gift of Presence

It is the inturning,
the time of year
when much of nature
(in the northern hemisphere)
is hunkering down,
withdrawing,
anticipating
what is to come. 96 more words

Poetry

Loneliness

I used to keep a box
of cigarettes in the freezer
in case of emergencies,

but when Peter moved in
he would smoke them.

Things were easier when… 77 more words

Poem A Day

Popsicle Stick Meditation

Sitting down to write
so late at night
or so early in the morning
depending on how you look at it.

Why?
you might ask… 199 more words

Poetry

An Ode to Ordinary People

Daily Prompt Unsung Heroes We all have our semi-secret, less-known personal favorites — a great B-side, an early work by an artist that later became famous, an obscure (but delicious) family recipe. 747 more words

Daily Writing Challenge

Peace Water Acceptance

her tattoo was all
of these things

I remember
the first time
she showed it to me:

a happy slip of fate
the raw color… 41 more words

Poem A Day

The Real Learning Begins

The last day of advanced yoga teacher training
came and went.
One weekend a month
for nine whole months
felt like such a commitment
at the beginning, 194 more words

Poetry