Watercolor in the Ocean

02.17.20 11:58 AM By John - Comment(s)
The waves continually move the colors and lines on the paper of my life

How Can We Change

10.02.17 11:27 AM By John - Comment(s)

  This is how a human being can change.
There is a worm
addicted to eating grape leaves.
Suddenly, he wakes up,
call it grace, whatever, something
wakes him, and he is no longer a worm.
He is the entire vineyard,
and the orchard too, the fruit, the trunks,
a growing wisdom and joy

The Winter (Essence of) Pear

07.09.17 03:44 PM By John - Comment(s)
Essence of Pear We humans are always looking, but perhaps seldom seeing.  Hence my attempt to "see" a pear.
Is always Age severe? Is never Youth austere? Spring-fruits are sour to eat; Autumn’s the mellow time. Nay, very late in the year, 5 Short day and frosty rime, Thought, like a winter pear, St...

The Open Window

03.20.17 10:20 AM By John - Comment(s)
Landscape Photograph Doolin, Ireland Scene through an icy window at sunrise in Doolin, Ireland The Open Window I see curtains blow over the bed; A white silky marionette stage.  In through the window my dreams danced And I followed them to this place  Where breeze and composure join at the hip And imagination beams back to t...