About to hit Half….2017 slow down will ya?

Posted Posted in Autobiographical

Here we are about to hit 6 months into this year. Doesn’t it seem like it just started? It’s not that I don’t look forward to the warmer weather of spring and summer. More sun! Keep it coming! The thing is, all those goals are getting less time as it sprints onward. Am I maximizing […]

They are still here! #Cedarwaxwings

Posted Posted in Photo Gallery

The cedar waxwings arrived ever so early this year! Much like the cherry blossoms that opened long before the Bradford pear trees, the birds are also on a different schedule. Does this mean that we will have a longer spring before we plunge into summer?  One could hope! Warm weather come on over!

Candles again?

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Back to Basics is an old theme that needs brushing off. Tools are organized and tests are commencing… I’m a little excited to try a few new things. Smashing old notions and starting new traditions! Soy Wax Melts poured with Bergamot Essential oil. A couple of test candles were poured at the same time. Beeswax […]

Signs and Symptoms

Posted Posted in Poem

Symptoms, clues, spots, A look that disappears within seconds. A slight change of color, The lingering of hesitation, The quickness just a little more sudden, The blind look just a little listless, Bumps that rise and resurface with stress, Clouds that reveal themselves thin and smoky at first, The sight of respiration in the form […]

Recognized Voice

Posted Posted in Sketch

[Repost from 2012] It occurs to me that it is a recognized voice, unexpected from its origin. Poison. Instead of the curse words that surface and shouldn’t be said, I wonder how I should respond with more description. I need a peacock to suck out the poison so that it’s feather plumes can transform it […]