Archive for April, 2005

Naughty Words

Wednesday, April 27th, 2005

Green grows the lacy bush that whispers to the wind.I reach for my words; they are dry, parched for experiencehaving been wrapped too long in disuse.I summon them but they disobey, scatterand I am left, alone and lame on my couchwatching the stately trees dance.

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Hope and Cynicism

Wednesday, April 27th, 2005

Hope brings stress, because it creates desires and expectations. Some expectations and desires make me happy, but mainly they make me tense. I start to strive for something and meanwhile, I forget to live. Just feel what happens in your body when you start a sentence with “I hope thatÂ…” If you hang on to […]

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Oh Yes

Tuesday, April 26th, 2005

I need to remember that life is precious and short and lovely. Funny how remembering that can sometimes lift me up and sometimes make me hopelessly sad. –Kat, Kat’s Paws How well I can relate to that this morning. Yesterday I got a phone call from the radiologist who did my mammogram. She’d like me […]

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