Tagged: present

departures are much

after all these years,

after all these years,
new shoots sprouting, leaves coming
and going, the shape

of our fig tree remains the
same – present and providing
.
20210626:0946
y

between the end and

between the end and
the end of the end, there is
little more to say –

there are memories within
memories that pull us in and out
.
20210523:1350
y

we find ways to hold

we find ways to hold
it altogether, stay whole,
compartmentalize

a juxtaposition for how
we show up in the present
.
20210517:1644
y

in the dream after

in the dream after
the dream that is just before
waking, we will meet

as if we knew each other in
past and future lives, not this one
.
20210505:2122
y

maybe we are all

it takes skills to pick

it takes skills to pick
the pockets of time – you place half
a roll of quarters

on the old time machine, claiming
to have broken the high score
.
20201029:0802
y

some things still surprise

some things still surprise
us when we turn the corner –
from winter to spring,

from summer to fall – life is
happening right in front of us
.
20200908:1255
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

no one knows

no one knows
exactly
how long it takes
for one to get
settled, slipping
in and out
of
the present is
integral to thriving
.
20200306:2356
y