Tag Archives: change

New Order of Being

  In the old days we pretended less ‘we’ meaning us as a general class much less anonymous not as individual. In those old days people knew more about each other we knew the score and did not suffer so … Continue reading

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Again Never Again

The beginning so revolutionary the middle so … how do you say? Filled up with silt like Lake Pontchatrain. For ten years the book was open to the same page. For nine it seemed it would turn. It was a … Continue reading

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All Odds of Survival

  For how long have we been doing this trapeze and unicycle dance blindfolded this death-defying tongue-twister with no net since poems were first uttered and fine pottery fired the eye. Sensed like magnetism in the mountain crossing all contours … Continue reading

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What Flies

The husband and the wife each had an idea about where to celebrate their anniversary up into the mountains or to the big city they compromised and had fish for dinner. The youth got out of the university and wrote … Continue reading

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Not Today

Stars surrender at the end of day the sun the master of corners is tripped up at the threshhold by what we dropped in our rush to be told to stop and rest. Surrender, master, or flee your rocky lair … Continue reading

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Plays Out

When snow falls the nous slows down thoughts are covered up and their shapes are reduced to bumps and humps hiding meaning like children playing in the drapes. Beans may be brown and black and white yellow can be sweet … Continue reading

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Change Out of Somewhere

Like a herd of Holsteins united by nature and by deep need they low and wander not far from the farmer’s clean house and familiar barn now that he is sadly passed away. Change of opinion from scrubby lavender to … Continue reading

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