Monthly Archives: March 2016

Backwards

Crossing the finish line backwards Because you’re afraid to look forward Is still finishing

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Rain

Your love is like past rains Nourishing my dry spells When the sun is out And I am alone

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Today

Past silent rages Have no place In today’s happy laughter

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The Slide

   From the bottom top unseen Way up in the clouds Happy voices filtered down “Come on up!” they cried As knowing elders nodded And pointed toward the way Rung by rung I climbed Of interlaced arms held To catch … Continue reading

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Bound

Would I be bound across a continent When unbounded here at home And out of bounds there If not for boundless love That places no boundaries on How we bind ourselves together

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Step

The present is the time To step from the past Into the future

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Cuckoo

Coiled tight mainspring wound Forcing whistling hungry cuckoo hoots And glockenspiel pings For a rictus dance in the courtyard square

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