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People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ May the New Year Bring us a Safer, Happier, Healthier, and Kinder World And Thank You for Bringing Me into Your Lives. ~~~~~ Experimenting with a form called Trenta-Sei Do we really understand a single thing Beyond our own tiny slice of the world? Judging […]

Still Today

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ May the New Year Bring us a Safer, Happier, Healthier, and Kinder World And Thank You for Bringing Me into Your Lives. ~~~~~ Still today I plan and dream. Long years Past, forgotten, Perhaps forgiven, Rent, riven, Rendered mute. Memory shifts, Slips, loose pebbles, Hold […]

Waiting Again ~ Then and Now

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ May the New Year Bring us a Safer, Happier, Healthier, and Kinder World And Thank You for Bringing Me into Your Lives. ~~~~~ Waiting again. So much time Spent waiting. Inundated, inundating, Conditioned response. Absolutely predictable. As expected. Reflected, reflecting Drab brown walls, Life stalls. […]

Whether Near or Far

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ May Whatever You’re Celebrating be as Wonderful as you Hope And May the New Year Bring us a Safer, Happier, Healthier, and Kinder World And Thank You for Bringing Me into Your Lives. ~~~~~ We all know that families can be difficult, complex, especially those […]

Gullibility

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ How did we learn to be so selfish? So many think only of themselves. Is it simply that we are stupid, too and cannot comprehend anything? As more people become infected, number grows of people who die. Will it take the death of someone you […]

Watching, Waiting

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ Sitting and watching the day outside, On this the shortest day of the year. Some trees are shedding their leaves. Evergreens stand watching, waiting. Winter days begin lengthening now. Still days inside to contemplate and to create, fix our lives and our beings. Relax and […]

Wherever It’s Not

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ What would I see if I were a tree looking both high and low? Watching the rootless barely here, before it’s their time to go. Though they think there span is more than enough to murder me, who’s seen thousands of turns. I understand passing […]

Phantoms

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ I’m trying to remember how the rain felt, once, jumping into puddles, when I played younger. Fat drops from the sky. Drops I made in reply. I don’t recall fear then. Yet, I am afraid lately. Did similar phantoms fill my days, my sleep? Do […]

Only Who I Am

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ Words, for me, wind down My art draws me, to paint All my words, all the words Any language, form, intent Incomplete to curry change Still I grasp I’ll persist, scribbling Verses, essays, stories, more Offering vision, being, truth My truth, which the universe Fills […]

Too Late

Please, comment if you can and let me know what you think. People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ Within these days of isolation, silence, consumed by noise and confrontation, Have you remembered those you love, Remembered in time, said, I love you? Thought will mean nothing when alone. Wonder what will […]