In a Moment

In a moment I shall see the wholly beauty of thee the chartreuse forest sublime in a taunting seasonal rhyme In a moment I have laid down Horizontal lifeless brown Roots exposed to autumn air The forest sing-song in despair In a moment I stand tall Piney feathers never fall Limbs hold up a child dear An endless mission crystal clear In a moment winter will come My leaves fallen, done I’ll capture the warmth of sol Rue arrival ofRead more

The Root of Excitement

  In nine days. I will not be sitting at the end of a tree limb with a bird in my hand. No. In nine days… Biking buddy and I will be traveling to southeastern Minnesota to spend a week on picturesque bike trails along a winding river and eight small villages, while visiting shops, eateries and at least two brewpubs, breathing in the start of autumn, and thanking God for vacation, relaxation and the beauty of the outdoors. I’mRead more

Three Moments

“This moment is as it should be.” ~Deepak Chopra~ The moment is right The drain is in sight For green eyes to focus upon This cat is never alone In a perfect time zone Where water is here and then gone The moment is mine to choose The perfect place to snooze And let out a nasally cat snore This basket is mine At an instance in time It’s warm, fuzzy blanket I adore This moment is as it shouldRead more