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A Few Things I'm Wanting

Nature
mountains, trees, streams,
rocks, moss, ferns,
earth
sustainability,
health, deep breathing,
connection,
beauty,
creativity,
elemental balance,
trust
peace
appreciation for what I have,
movement, dance, 262 more words

Poetry

Between Things

Alone is the moment when
you lie diagonally across
your queen-sized bed,
the first big purchase
in your adult life.

You sleep behind a shoji screen… 177 more words

Sleep

When she rises ,
she drinks hot
rosemary and prays
to her gods,
pretending she
can not hear
the voices in
the next room
discussing how she
sleeps too much.

Poem A Day

Something to Celebrate

I have slipped back into a routine
of going to bed too late,
and never waking up early enough
to complete my meditation
before the little feet come pattering into earshot, 100 more words

Poetry

Release the Hounds

from their eternal
houndage.

Who wants to
slink around junkyards
and into the woods

if there are other ways
to be a good boy or… 76 more words

Masterpiece

You are innocence,
simplicity’s smile
the visible breathe
as I laugh in December.

Footprints in the snow
fading away from the
confines of home,
free under the sun. 82 more words

Poem A Day

East Is an Easy Direction

Unless you go too far
in your catamaran
and fall off

the face of the earth,
drifting like a balloon,
a star, a star-shaped balloon. 56 more words