The clouds fill the air like a thick smoke gray as the rocks, bearing down on me like walls of a cave. It’s winter but a sweatshirt keeps me warm enough, and it feels just like fall, just like spring, the clouds ever present until summer when I still wear a sweatshirt. Beyond the gray … Continue reading Cave


Even though you left this world before you should have you never left my heart. When I hear your favorite songs I see you singing dancing and I cry and I smile. When I dream you often are there conversing with me saying things I know you’d say so wise but always laughing. You were … Continue reading Distance


Common pigeons coo under the eaves just outside my window above the balcony I like to call them rock doves their more sophisticated name it makes my bird-watching sound more serious In listening to the pigeons you’d think they never leave but a more careful observer sees families transient they make their home only for … Continue reading Pigeons