Poetry

The Snake and the Precipice

Reaching out from within the tree,The snake slithered closer to me,Yellow with black stripes encircling its body,I felt it gaining on me. But the faster I ran, the bigger it grew.Because, even as a worm,The boy knewThat living inside trees were lives beyond his own,Though never could he have imagined the monsters that could grow.… Continue reading The Snake and the Precipice

Stranger Than Fiction

The Time I Swam With Talking Geese: How I Learned to Seize the Moment

When I woke up from my slumber, I first saw her eyes shining like two pearls in the sky and looking at me with love and warmth. I held her gaze for as long as I could, until the tears that had begun to form in my eyes forced me to blink. When I reopened… Continue reading The Time I Swam With Talking Geese: How I Learned to Seize the Moment

Art

Entry 1 – Finding Meaning Again

I was at the park with the dogs, walking and thinking to myself and, as often happens, I pondered about my current situation.  Also as often happens, I came to some conclusions about what I need to do or how I need to go about it in order to make some things happen. I guess… Continue reading Entry 1 – Finding Meaning Again