toward persistence

don't get discouraged too soon a few years in to a lifelong journey is far too soon to decide you are unable to travel the path and you know that anyway you cannot live cannot walk any other way

shoulder seasons

spring is lovely, with its sudden showers and the pleasure of lengthening days but as it pulls me toward summer already i long for autumn when heat and long days gently linger and evening chills begin to fall when my pace slows down after so many miles traveled and there is rest, and calm, and … Continue reading shoulder seasons

split

twin dreams sprout daily from my chest i am called to forests, highways, unfamiliar landscapes and at the same time, i find my hands yearning for earth and old memories longing for those who have loved me through at my messiest wanting to have both to have everything to have it all: to stay and … Continue reading split

presence, 3

we can count the hours, days, weeks, months, years take tallies make measurements record the numbers however meticulous our counting, it is still this moment that matters most.       presence presence,2