Tag Archives: Beginnings

Don’t skip to the end

My wife and I communicate very differently. For example I will say I talked to daughter # 1 about X and my wife will say Did you ask her about Y and Z? No, I will reply I only called to ask … Continue reading

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A poem: The Doctor’s Office

I sit grey and cold, years soaked beyond a black and white photograph of tight skin, dark hair on a straight and ridged frame waiting my turn in an ocean of Muzak. Days in mass, wasted in a wheeled chair … Continue reading

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Suck out all the marrow of life

“I did not wish to live what was not life, living is so dear; nor did I wish to practise resignation, unless it was quite necessary. I wanted to live deep and suck out all the marrow of life, to … Continue reading

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Holding it together

My wife and I discovered this little corner of the world Sunday. Look at it. Look at everything that is going on, life, death, old, new, birth, life, ends and beginnings. This is just one little spot, one little space, … Continue reading

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A Poem: From the beginning to the end

I expected more from this short expanse of time Time seemed liked all I had once to fill this space Space that I had reserved for endeavors of the heart Heart that I offered too many only accepted by some Some … Continue reading

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A Poem: These roads

I travel a road paved with moments Sheltered with shades of tomorrows and yesterday A journey smoothed with rocky edges and rough beginnings I have passed through light only to end in darkness Decisions of moving forward or traveling back through past … Continue reading

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Dropping like flies

“No one wants to die. Even people who want to go to heaven don’t want to die to get there. And yet death is the destination we all share. No one has ever escaped it. And that is as it … Continue reading

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