Author Archives: thepensmight

It’s Time

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth ~~~~~ What do you know about the people? The people you meet walking the street. Are they happy or sad? Can you tell? Do they yell at their dog, who ignores them? Both know the dog is in charge, at least at times like these. Are they rushing? Late […]

Breathing Hard, But Happy

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth ~~~~~ Words about words, notes over notes play together elucidating feeling. Yet, joy and sorrow find a common vessel, Oil and water. How can I convey my meaning? Layering words, sounds to startle, when life goes clomping through. My garden of unusual hybrids; the plants that are named, if […]

Seek the Sunlight

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth ~~~~~ Indian food after Ansel Adams photographs and a walk through the Arboretum. There to visit flowers and plants from many lands and opposite seasons. Is the ground there warm enough to convince these plants it is time to bloom? Could it be my own roots have begun to […]

Where You Need to Go

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth ~~~~~   Deep in the woods, rabbits run. Birds fly, Foxes chase, squirrels hide. Water falls off cliffs, runs over, through tumbled rocks and rotting trees, logs. Then quiet. Do you hear the hunter call? The melancholy lament of lost love. Love lost for no reason you can see. […]

The Time it Takes

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth ~~~~~ Joy fills the air. People dance past the colorful carts, listen, listen to songs of the vendors wares. Imagine you are actually there. Lovers walk out hand in hand. clutched close in each other’s embrace. Walk towards the sunset, away from dawn. No thought of the distance or […]

Who Else Is Willing?

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth ~~~~~ What did I bring with me? Though I recall none of it. What’s the point of that? Does it leak out of me when I’m overworked, underpaid, distracted, expected to do it all? Who else is willing to take on this task? ~~~~ Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is […]

The Best You Have

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth ~~~~~ Do you sing the Blues, know the trials? They wear you like a cheap suit. The best you have. Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is Strength, Diversity is Unity, Empathy is Empowerment Unite the World ~~~~~ Please, leave a comment and let me know what you think See more […]

Our Biggest Fan

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth ~~~~~ What will the future say, decide about any and all such, artists, writers, musicians, creators who prod and poke? Will they say we lack his-story or have much too much? Will they describe us sage, wise or flawed, call us a joke? Will they understand our inner muses, […]

Every Atom

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth ~~~~~ Are you curious? Do you want to know why the moon must depart at night? Even while you see its glow shining, it’s a pale reflection of the fierce furnace which illumines everything that shows. Yet, our star is missing half the day. Surely, that is why our […]

For Now

People Over Politics, World Over Wealth ~~~~~   Thinking fondly of home, in all its incarnations, modalities through spacetime only now. Repeat, alternate within people. Our lives and ourselves, you see. You do see, or have you never taken time to look, to explore; reason, emotions, ramifications? Conclusion, which may change. Every step we take […]