What the Living Do*

Sometimes we sing Always we breathe Sometimes we love Always we touch Sometimes life brings us to laugh Always hearts beat in our chests Sometimes we dance in the rain Always blood runs through our veins Sometimes we grieve for a loss Always we long for a peace Sometimes we’re tranquil inside of turmoil Always … More What the Living Do*

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Salvation

For the three-house span walk  from her bus stop a child lingered to rescue earthworms washed to the sidewalk by the rains. One by one she lifted each little being in spite of its wriggling resistance to her rescue and returned it to its moist lawn habitat, repeating the process every few steps all the way home. For … More Salvation