b ~ When the wind blows the water white and black.

This is the time of year when I want to climb inside It’s a Wonderful Life and live there. I want to inhabit a world where children believe that flower petals can be reattached and bell ringing brings the swift

b ~ When the wind blows the water white and black.

This is the time of year when I want to climb inside It’s a Wonderful Life and live there. I want to inhabit a world where children believe that flower petals can be reattached and bell ringing brings the swift

a ~ Combing the white hair of the waves blown back

I am sick to death of this poem. Really, I used to like it. Ever since college when a guy in the English Club claimed it as a test for a future wife – whatever girl could recite the second

a ~ Combing the white hair of the waves blown back

I am sick to death of this poem. Really, I used to like it. Ever since college when a guy in the English Club claimed it as a test for a future wife – whatever girl could recite the second

b ~ Combing the white hair of the waves blown back

  What I remember of my grandfather~ I sat with him after school most everyday to watch his stories AKA “The Guiding Light.” True love looked to me like Philip Spaulding and his girlfriend, Beth. He would sit in his

b ~ Combing the white hair of the waves blown back

  What I remember of my grandfather~ I sat with him after school most everyday to watch his stories AKA “The Guiding Light.” True love looked to me like Philip Spaulding and his girlfriend, Beth. He would sit in his

b ~ I have seen them riding seaward on the waves

When life gets to be too much, when the burdens begin to weigh on you like a heavy sack you are transporting or a rock chained to your ankle, make plans to head out the door to those wide open

b ~ I have seen them riding seaward on the waves

When life gets to be too much, when the burdens begin to weigh on you like a heavy sack you are transporting or a rock chained to your ankle, make plans to head out the door to those wide open

a ~ I have seen them riding seaward on the waves

Two days after Thanksgiving. I have decided to never eat again. For at least a whole morning. Last night I lay awake on the couch watching TV after everyone else went to bed. I watched two repeats and a show

a ~ I have seen them riding seaward on the waves

Two days after Thanksgiving. I have decided to never eat again. For at least a whole morning. Last night I lay awake on the couch watching TV after everyone else went to bed. I watched two repeats and a show

b ~ I do not think that they will sing to me.

  This morning I am baking and listening to a CD. When I hear Bryan Adams’s voice singing about loving someone, I get a chill. I remember that concert and the boy who took me. The boy who decided not

b ~ I do not think that they will sing to me.

  This morning I am baking and listening to a CD. When I hear Bryan Adams’s voice singing about loving someone, I get a chill. I remember that concert and the boy who took me. The boy who decided not

a ~ I do not think that they will sing to me.

The receptionist at the office I work at (I’m still trying to transition out of that job) used to live in poverty. She still lives in poverty according to most calculations, but she has a job and an apartment and

a ~ I do not think that they will sing to me.

The receptionist at the office I work at (I’m still trying to transition out of that job) used to live in poverty. She still lives in poverty according to most calculations, but she has a job and an apartment and