Tagged: healing

may we always have

may we always have
just enough to share – like growing
so much perilla

that we can invite both friends
and foes to heal what ails them
.
20200817:2053
y

the healing promise

the healing promise
of purple coneflowers is
ever present in

my mother’s garden – love, love,
and more love, bringing them home
.
20200723:2120
y

if we escape this,

after being split

in the memory

in the memory
bank, scarring
requires a good
dose of new
memories
fragmented for
fibers to even
imagine mending
the damage –
there’s no
anesthesia for
the procedure
.
20151216:0754
y

some seasons after,

november is a

november is a
knot tied at the end
of a teabag filled
with loose leaves from
home, steeping
those mended years
.
20141130:0849
y

nobody has said if

nobody has said if
you treat it like a
wound, it will heal.
nobody has to
say if it leaves
a scar, it doesn’t
matter if it heals
.
20140310:1952
y

unwrapping the

unwrapping the
archives, i found
that time when
you said yes
and packed it
in ice to prevent
further swelling
.
20130815:0822
y

life cracks, is

life cracks, is
meant to raise
hairline fractures
to disguise the mad
scribblings of being
alive. left to
our own devices, we’d
otherwise give
ourselves and each
other up. in this
way, they say
we can lean
on one another,
at least hope
for a stronger
restoration
.
20130812:0853
y