already burning

Sep/30 By

  BURNING There is a hidden kind Of humble goodness I love in others Only an aeon Of refining fire Could make it mine But sometimes it’s as if I

it rained when it should have snowed

Nov/23 By

  Holly by Seamus Heaney It rained when it should have snowed. When we went to gather holly the ditches were swimming, we were wet to the knees, our hands

home to roost

Apr/14 By

  Home to Roost By Kay Ryan The chickens are circling and blotting out the day. The sun is bright, but the chickens are in the way. Yes, the sky

winter, warm and cool

Jan/27 By

I need to get back into the habit of taking photos with a more artistic eye, rather than just snapshots of my kids. For the winter theme this week, I

new year, sharp song

Jan/13 By

Song by R. S. Thomas I choose white, but with Red on it, like the snow In winter with its few Holly berries and the one Robin, that is a