Tag Archives: writing
As I was considering which poem to share this morning, I noticed that the word god was in almost every poem I was considering. God is a loaded word, and one I was not comfortable with for many years. Even now, it’s … Continue reading
There are many experts and much advice for writers: do this, don’t do that, make yourself, don’t let yourself. And while I am sure that these words are well-meant and work for some, I would like to offer a different … Continue reading
This is a true story. In fact, there is truth (albeit my truth) in everything I post on this blog. I have always struggled to define my purpose here. I know my passion is writing, but to what end? Each … Continue reading
Each day begins With drinking the morning coffee Of my soul. Awake, I remember what I intend: That my words go out into the world Like birds Like light Like healing benedictions, While I, I let them.
Try this, if you so choose. Pick an object, any object, from those that surround you. A piano bench, a feather, an old book, a tree: you choose the item, or let it choose you. If the object is small … Continue reading