Tag Archives: loss

Crows & Leaves

“On a bare branch a crow is perched – autumn evening.” – Basho It’s the first day that feels like fall – we woke to a tropical-like rainfall that fell in cool, misty sheets rendering the dark green forest in … Continue reading

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Present (Tense)

It’s hard when truth lies beaten and bloody upon the ground, gasping its last breath and words that meant everything, are falling from tainted lips. We are lost, drowning in kaleidoscope worlds of our own making, wanting to breathe in … Continue reading

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Winter’s Shadow

“Expectancy is the atmosphere for miracles.” – Edwin Louis Cole Most of the leaves have fallen like stars now, their caramel and maple scents replaced with an alchemy of wood smoke and Arctic air. In the last day or so, … Continue reading

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Passages

Those who have left before us are unable to look back, in their wake they leave one trailing hand a phantom touch suspended at the edge of time. We cannot follow, only read the language of their passage –  finding … Continue reading

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Tangible

  “All that we see or seem, is but a dream within a dream.” Edgar Allan Poe  In a previous post, “No Recipe”, I wrote about a neighbour (whom I did not name) in our building who asked me a … Continue reading

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The Fire Prince

“if one suffers a series of unfortunate events, there is always something one can do-you can always read a book, invent something new or build a sanctuary”.  from the film “Lemony Snicket” Recently the image of the fire element licked … Continue reading

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