A Poem: Yeast

He gave me one loaf and told me to feed 5000. I asked him how to do this and still keep a portion for myself. He said, ‘whoever speaks of keeping has no concept of creation.’ From a void the earth was formed, and from a trickle was drawn a flood. The bread was broke … More A Poem: Yeast

A Poem: Going Out

I’m going out and I won’t be home until I’m happier. Less hungry for want of what I do not know. I hope to find it by the river or on some bend somewhere on my walk. I don’t know, but I will be looking for the unexpected thing looking back. Knowing that the treasures … More A Poem: Going Out

A Poem: Look

Look. We make so many plans we forget to look for the unplanned. Forget to sit still unnoticed that we might see what comes to us. Forget to turn around 360 degrees, to look behind, and under rocks. Behind our hopes or dashed expectations to see what might be veiled. What might belie appearance to … More A Poem: Look