Shadows in Life

all things are forgottenby humankindby timeby design except for the memoriesof warof abuseof painof suffering for they are our ownthey made us who we aremaybe not who we thoughtwe wanted to be and what of the other memoriesof joyof loveof peaceet cetera they cast light on the shadowsin life with hope for the lifeto comeContinue reading “Shadows in Life”

For Some

I watched a sailboattrying to make its wayacross the lake.My book was open,but I hadn’t turned a page.Too tired; too hot. I checked on the sailboat.It seemed to be where it was before.No breeze.Here or out there.Stifling in this heat. The quiet was shatteredby the high whineof speed boats that cameand went with or withoutskiersContinue reading “For Some”