Category Archives: poetry

NOLA

On a recent trip to New Orleans I was struck by the abiding sense of recovery. 12 years after Hurricane Katrina, so much is still left undone, yet hope and the spirits of those who love their city will not … Continue reading

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Life is Like This

Life is like this. Unfamiliar paths,  yet deep roots,  unrecognizable  at times. Curvatures, branches  representing the  paths we tread that bend  and entwine.  We follow,  we lead,  we offer shelter, hear answers in  canopies of  near silence,  cicadas, strangers and … Continue reading

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What No Longer Fits

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Tasting June

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Gift Bags and Memories 

Please don’t judge, but I try to regift/reuse the gift bags I receive. As Emma was looking through my collection a few weeks ago for just the right one to put her Mother’s Day gift in, she picked one that … Continue reading

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June

Inspired by the following quote and my 3AM muse.                       “I wonder what it would be like to live in a world where it was always June?”        … Continue reading

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Disrobe Dear Heart

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Passport Renewal 

Or why I’m awake at 2 am. Because, all the swirlingwords.

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April Is

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What Have We Orphaned?

Day 24 of National Poetry Month. For the prompt “orphaned”.

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