Monthly Archives: December 2016

Hawaii

Ferocious blooms perfume the breeze Nosing me to succulent nectar Where I gorge to boredom While gouty ropes of fire spurt about Before quenching in columns of billow Under arches of rainbows Framing my repose ©Heather Coldstream

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Turtle

The snake is out It eats mice The gecko needs water every day The chameleon is expensive So it’ll be a turtle in a tank For the cat we will not have ©Heather Coldstream

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Catalyze

Whatever catalyzes around me In the end I will remain Always ready for reaction ©Heather Coldstream

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Come

Come back to me she whispered Come back Come back to the beach Come back to the sun Come back to the waves Come back to the future Come back to me Come back ©Heather Coldstream

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Bygones

Every day we make ourselves anew Is another day we rally for the future And one less day we choose to live the past ©Heather Coldstream

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Creativity

The hubris of creative acts Is to follow the shining lights ahead That eventually dim and wink out And to be the light For those that follow ©Heather Coldstream

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Someday

The tears that fall with never Without ever trying for someday Foreclose on futures Beyond imagination ©Heather Coldstream

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