Month: January 2015

Scarlett Letters

I’ve stopped thinking of you with fond appreciation No expectations You’re a dragon with no fire Carrying on I don’t have time for Less than stone A foundation Sending my hope Up with the birds This quiet street That empty seat A minnow in a pond of loons We hope for love but quit too…

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Crow Songs

The crows converse behind my house beating their wings against the orange sky a puff of breath a trestle of twigs they tell the truth in humor, they sing. M.  

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The day before..

My birthday. It’s tomorrow. — So what can I say? As a writer and photographer I was deeply saddened by the events in France this week – and at the same time – tremendously proud to see the gathering for peace that followed. The pen is mightier than the sword. Here’s a few images from the past week.…

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A Grand Idea

When I was home this past Christmas my Aunt Lucy and I were rummaging through some old photographs. I came across this photo of me as a kid, my favorite photo of me actually. When I held it up to my Aunt to get her opinion on that day encapsulated in time, she said, “You…

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First of all – Happy New Year! I hope you had a great time last night ringing in the new year with friends and/or family. Or family friends. Or your dog. 2014 felt like it dragged on forever, didn’t it? I don’t know, maybe it’s just me. I had a pretty big year though –…

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