Unimagined Eden – A Poem

When uncertainty pours life’s shattered beaker When normalcy, once was a friend; now a stranger And comfort’s companion; unsweetened comfiture. When building the temple of an expected future – Like jackhammering Herculean rock to Poseidon – Chisels invisible smoke into sculptures hidden. But – Blazing a new trail has never been, nor, ever is easyContinue reading “Unimagined Eden – A Poem”

“…The Creative Process”

“There are really three parts to the creative process. First there is inspiration, then there is the execution, and finally there is the release.” ― Eddie Van Halen **************** Music Trivia: You probably know that Eddie Van Halen played the solo guitar in Michael Jackson’s hit “Beat It” – did you also know that EddieContinue reading ““…The Creative Process””

How marvelous – A Poem

It is tricky to predict a storm Yet, birds and fowl, us inform. Even before the clouds warn, They hunker, feathers tight When not a drop is in sight. Hours later, when all is quiet – Jupiter’s thunder stirs the night, ‘Til heaven baristas the firmament. Yet, spin-drying their feathers Like twirling dervish dancers, BirdsContinue reading “How marvelous – A Poem”

Dry Seasons in October – A Poem

Two dry seasons perch in October’s shade On one sphere birds flap wing thermometers Gliding aloft into dry season’s thermal fevers, Where armored brisk winds, in dust battalions Sandblast leftover leaves from tropical squadrons. While elsewhere, October winds sail leaf armadas Carrying moisture in gusts, home to Amazonia. Nature relaxes in the seasonal embers ofContinue reading “Dry Seasons in October – A Poem”