Cat Over Clock

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Basil (with no middle name)

July 26, 2017 I tried to hold your paws, they were smaller, the same shape. All of us shrink when we age but sometimes we shrink early from within. I spent years timing the moments for your dinner, smelling your... Continue Reading →

Morning Minutes

Long waits with strangers on the road breathing this load Beyond the vein follow the pain Hand over fist in overdrive staying alive Tread high alleys flooded valleys Too softly our footfalls descend hearts will defend Rest easy now strengt--endow

Babbling Brook

Today, like many days, the sun rose and five birds sent a loud protest to the neighbor. I remembered your shine and reached back for my favorite lines to reuse them, love them, fear them, make them immortal... The dream... Continue Reading →

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