Archive for May, 2019

Friday, May 24th, 2019

 

Here we go again. Here we go yet again.
So many stars visible when we are asleep.

Thursday, May 23rd, 2019

 

THE VILLAGE IDIOT

This evening
a dear friend
is coming to tea.

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019

 

Hesitate before the last word
Take the slow way out
Write only for yourself (That’s the way ahead; forget everyone else)

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

 

A whirl of thoughts. Nothing able to be pinned down.

Monday, May 20th, 2019

 

Holding out hopes that tomorrow will not be the same as today.
To have that strength, to be abstract in the face of reality.

Sunday, May 19th, 2019

 

You are not a level playing field.
You are a bowl of water left out in the rain.
You are early to bed, late to rise.
You are a young 90 year-old, but a very old 60 year-old.

Saturday, May 18th, 2019

 

You are too happy.
You are in over your head.
You are beyond the bucket pail pale.
You are full of the other day.

Friday, May 17th, 2019

 

There are depths and they can be plumbed without much effort.
Everything is disappearing under a blanket of low cloud.

Thursday, May 16th, 2019

 

Do not be Beat.
That’s the First Commandment.

Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

 

Somehow there can never be enough alcoholic beverage
but I’m content to be a part of your memory