The Layers


I have walked through many lives, some of them my own, and i am not who I was, though some principle of being abides, from which I struggle not to stray. When I look behind, as I am compelled to look before i can gather strength to proceed on my journey, I see the milestones dwindling toward the horizon and the slow fires trailing from … Continue reading The Layers

Inspired by Stanley Kunitz


  Every spring I try to plant a beautiful garden like the ones I have seen in magazines. No sooner I plant Begonias, Calandula, Petunias and Pansies, our resident cottontail rabbit and  occasional visiting deer snap up the fresh or new blooms. The rabbit loves the clover that grows wild and free in our backyard. Clover is a weed but I cannot bring myself to … Continue reading Inspired by Stanley Kunitz