Incandescent Thirst

Incandescent Thirst

Incandescent Thirst A droplet of water lies somewhere beneath and above where I once stood. Sprung from an abyss, a vortex, a poorly disguised portal to the World Maker’s workshop, the droplet now becomes a mountain spring. Water’s caress of creek side reminds me of...
Sands of Time

Sands of Time

Sands of Time Are you lost? asks Great Spirit. You say that you love me, but somehow your days and dream filled nights are overwhelmed with well meaning adventures down all tool worn paths to some where. Take my hand, and walk with me. Your friends, the birds, the...
The Birthday Party

The Birthday Party

The Birthday Party It’s saturday afternoon.  Forecasts of rain don’t deter the gathering of family, friends and 1st grade class mates, for one seven year old’s party day. Bright colored balloons, barbecue smoke, fresh air, smiling happiness ablaze. Children, parents,...
The Hague

The Hague

The Hague Standing before me, a brick and concrete wall. Laden with sweat and equity, and time, the final judge of wrong or right. Castles and sacred sites, remembered, the folly of a snake charmer, the whisper of a mind afar.   wcj 06.09.2014 Creative Commons...
Lightward

Lightward

Lightward I asked my teacher a question. there was no answer. I sat and waited. a pin hole of light shined brilliantly in a vast ocean of darkness. from where did this come? a door opened, from beyond the heavens Look to the stars and see infinity look within and see...
On the Screen

On the Screen

On the Screen a Praying Mantis steadfastly adheres to the patio screen door. stubbornly faithful to it’s position at  eye level, I help this one find it’s way to the out doors. all attempts fail as it’s elegant, yet delicate walk, makes it back to where it wants to...