Be open to life Like the iris uncurling praise to both sunshine and rain Be open to life Like tender seedlings nursed by decaying trees Be open to life Like a new story revealed in book read before Be open to life Like a wave cresting toward shore then receding back to its destiny Pencil … More Reception

As Is the Nature Of

A perfect blue robin egg sits on my porch, perfect except it’s broken. I fancy the chick is safe in its nest mouth gaping for morsels from mother crying out, grasping life as is the nature of robins. More likely the egg was snatched by a hawk the yolk consumed on the fly, the concentrated nutrients used … More As Is the Nature Of