Monthly Archives: June 2013

In the high places …

In the high places where blizzards bury sheep, great stones of granite mark an ancient site .. a burial chamber undisturbed .. left to rest in prehistoric silence, it sleeps .. Wheresoe’er I turn my head the high places speak … Continue reading

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Inflorescence …

A poppy fades, a vibrant glory passes; dulled petals of impermanence displayed, I see them fall among the grasses .. next year, a bright flower will open its secret heart in an offering to the sun: the faded poppy’s memory … Continue reading

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Pellucid …

Ripples of shadow make contours of water caressing the sharp-edged rocks. From the darkness of the cave into the clarity of a sunlit pool, the pure well-spring of sweet water seeps unsullied to the sea; the intangible made tangible: a … Continue reading

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