Will you sit at our table?
Hank and Greg encounter something unnatural In the Woods...
Now it’s time to harvest the bones. Nothing teaches us like the bones. Carving them with runes and symbols We divine our future by the bones Shaping them into tiny thimbles We make our living by the bones Consecrating them with light We bless our elders by the bones Turning them to ash in the night We … Continue reading A Ghazal about Bones
Meeting Joy Harjo and Tracy K. Smith!
Daughter of divinity Youngest of the trinity Was your beauty caught the eye Of Poseidon passing by On Athena’s temple floor You became Poseidon’s whore While Athena watched and cried For her priestess cast aside When Poseidon’s deed was done And your purity he’d won He escaped Athena’s wrath Leaving you within her … Continue reading Medusa
A lesson on the Verb/Aspect combinations that express Past tense.
Oh, beloved. Here I stand upon the middle step, Fearing to go forward but unable to go back, But all my promises I have kept, And in your love, I'll never lack. Ever closer to the edge I come, The day approaching to an end, My life in measure has no sum, All my love … Continue reading Oh Beloved- a Sonnet