Heat Stroke

Damn it all. This is driving me mad. Like dogs and Englishmen under the broiling summer sun. I do not enjoy summer. Slow shimmering burn of your clingy moist heat. I do not enjoy simmering cremation. The rancid smell of my sweat oozing between bodily cracks and crevices. Clearly I am no Sam McGee forContinue reading “Heat Stroke”

My Song

This is my song It isn’t very long In fact, it’s kinda short Cause this is all I wrote. I could have made it longer But then it would be even wronger Cause then this damn song Would be way too long And now that I am done I must say it was rather funContinue reading “My Song”

Vortex

no matter how stable no matter how calm somehow you manage to turn it all wrong one moment we’re laughing the next moment you’re gone leaving me to wonder where I really belong I don’t need the turmoil of a daily crisis du jour where the sad end result is this same tired song noContinue reading “Vortex”

Days: Good Friday (repost)

(Yes I am recycling. This is a copy of my Good Friday post from 3 years ago. I liked it so I am sharing all over again!) This day seems to be the forgotten holiday of the year. There is no lead-up to Good Friday. No frenzied fanfare of festivity. No elaborate feasts to planContinue reading “Days: Good Friday (repost)”

Ramble: I Miss You Mom

I haven’t posted for a while because my Mom was in and out of the hospital in the last month, and on January 16 she peacefully passed away. Free at last from the many years of struggle with her health.  It is strange how we create a routine out of the obligations of life. AContinue reading “Ramble: I Miss You Mom”