Monthly Archives: August 2015

small potatoes

I am a mere droplet in a bucket a teeny tiny minnow in a grand ocean, I am a blip a hiccup in a rippling eternity yes, I am very small potatoes this limited and flawed (sometime fraud) spud: ephemeral, … Continue reading

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maybe I’m wrong…

…about you about them about the size of that tide rising and the misty message drifting before me, maybe I was wrong about whose turn it was the depth of the wreckage and the laundry list- or was that the … Continue reading

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Tinglingly Alive: The Fleeting Gift of Dance

Originally posted on Sirena Tales:
I’ve been thinking a lot about these wise words of the late, great choreographer and modern dance pioneer, Merce Cunningham.  At first, I focused on the familiar senses of longing and loss which I experience…

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of grace….and grasshoppers

I am an ancient warrior of good fortune of peace a carapace of patience and grace I am a seer of what could be that others can’t perceive I leap and leap with creativity, come follow me I choreograph with … Continue reading

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Lionhearted, Wholehearted, Bighearted Heart

“You ‘ve gotta have heart, all you really need is heart…” When I started writing this, I was intrigued to find that I still recall most of the lyrics I memorized 40 years ago of that epic song from the … Continue reading

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ode to a hot fudge sundae

you have been staring me down for decades, for ever flaunting your lusciousness oozing temptation-I mean punishment- treading the eternity of the board alone, I cannot dive in, turn away defeated year after year until here, until now as my … Continue reading

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Speaking of Joy

When I ask you what brings you joy, I don’t mean to add pressure to your life. You, the acquaintance I am getting to know.  You, the dear friend I care about deeply.  You, my child or my lover or … Continue reading

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