Month: August 2012

If I Return To You

If I return to you, I will remember my life before the mountain and fall, The house I left to enter, And the strength of your call. If I return to you, I will linger to smooth down your wings With the tips of…

Honey! Poetry! Museum Field Guide!

On September 1, we are having a gathering for people wanting to sample the mead I made last year from the honey harvest. I am selling tickets that will get each person (of age!) a glass of mead, a honey bear of just harvested…

Tell Me a Story . . . Poetically

I’ve recently been thinking about the place of poetry in storytelling. I belong to a storytelling organization, and we’ve had some discussion about whether poetry should be a part of our storytelling festival. My immediate reaction: Yes, of course, it should. And then I…

Sea Lesson #4

Some want to swim To the horizon. Some want to float Near the shore. Waves carry, caress, Batter, prolong, Nourish, destroy.