Seasons of the Heart

Leaves, pinecones, and acorns fall,petals and whole blooms too;the hands of timepropel the seasons,pulling and pushingthe memories of you. Change comes inevitably,seems to detach and deterioratein the downward descenton the slippery slopesof wet-leaves and iced pathways. We can find our grip though,we can find the beauty that clings,hold in our hearts the comforting scents,focus on … Continue reading Seasons of the Heart

Footprints & Silhouettes

So many silent, untold stories in yesterday’s leftover footprints, in this morning’s sunrise-silhouetted figures in the distance. I am a people watcher, always curious about human nature, collectively and within each individual character.   When the stage lights are unlit and the microphone off, I wonder about each’s private feelings and thoughts.   We are … Continue reading Footprints & Silhouettes

Present Turning

footprints in the sand headed to the sunset, the present turning to memories with each leisurely step   time stands still yet it doesn’t, simultaneously moving while holding forever the moment   no turning back as history proceeds, no undoing impressions once the pressure is released   and the shape is ingrained indelibly   though … Continue reading Present Turning