The Path of Choice

  Trails of recreation paths of molten black and quarry jewels lined with viridescent birch, oak, evergreen burgundy maple, crimson sumac bodies of blue-green lake and river Lanes of wandering city paths of urban concrete and paint edged with manicured lawns, perennial color nouveau riche grandeur, facades of long ago structures of brick, mortar, steel, glass Roadways of speed racer paths of the fast and serious  hemmed with gravel and shaking grass topography careening by miles of twists, turns, incline,Read more

Vertical Light

Prone, face up, on the foam roller I lay. Assessing trigger point soreness, tired from a chilled winter’s day. Past rising shadowed wall, as I veer forty-five to the right, beyond the row of three switches the eyes grasp slim, vertical light. A photo op presents, In almost black and blatant white, with clever shades of gray. Not fifty, but a few of routine rite. To the left I roll and find the floor, stretching for the electronic brick. ARead more