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A number of my favourite poets to read, post over at Real Toads, and so today I have summoned up the mind to post there myself. 91 more words

Haiku

Fleeting Moments

Life is made up of fleeting moments
like the click, click, click
of a slide show switching
from one frame to the next.
Catch them and hold onto them. 40 more words

Poetry

A Single Red Thread

Single red thread

A flickering orange flame fluttering at the sound of your breath

I hold mine in, not wanting to make it dance any further, it’s already too close… 25 more words

Poetry

Going

Going

The sight and sounds of it are everywhere. Even though it has been cold today with temps staying in the low 20’s, the sun has shone most of the day and the melting of the snow we received Thursday and Friday has begun. 141 more words

Life

Being Present

Ecclesiastes 11

Solomon writes to be present.  Whether toiling or resting, we should be fully present in the fleeting moments we have on this earth.  For all else is futile. 127 more words

Ecclesiastes

ONCE YOU MISS IT, IT IS GONE

A wishing star slid across the nightsky yesterday while we all slept, it went and we missed it. A strange and beautiful, gentle, sea-creature, never before seen, surfaced briefly out of the Pacific two fullmoons ago. 134 more words

English

This Other Place ....

There is an in-between space, a fleeting, ghostly place in those moments between sleeping and waking. It is a suspended, ecstatic kind of place, neither earthly nor otherworldly.   73 more words