Stillness

Stillness I need days like today   Quiet Dark Raining Cool   Pain surging through my lower back With every little move   So stillness is the order of the day No frenetic activity No urgent motion Just quiet sitting listening to the waters flow Just listening to the heartbeat grow Toward a restful anticipation…

T=mg+ma

T=mg + ma These paradoxes are killing this Western man I’m told that giving up is the way to life Then giving up is the way to shame I’m told that rest brings me to peaceful healing Yet I rest and become more lame I’m not saying the truth is a lie But what I…

Crest

Crest Waves of anger and depression Slapping against my being like gray waves On a black sand beach Too hot to walk on Too dreary to sit and watch So I’ll move along and check the swatch Of this new satin and silky fabric This stuff that is supposed to hold it all together This…

Another Other

Another Other I had to take a nap today I was completely exhausted From trying to be someone I’m not I guess that’s why some have to drink their coffee I guess that’s why some have to smoke their pot It seems we’re all one day thrown into this game This game where so very…

answer

answer so often we want answers in black and white yet that is not how they come that isn’t how it was designed sure it makes it so much simpler because things are so much simpler when they’re dead so our answers come not at all or when they do they’re red and yellow still…