Tag Archives: time

What Keeps Time?

What keeps time? Heartbeats steps a circle, pulled through its circumference a jar, beneath some papers, in a cupboard a tick a dinosaur, reshaped and reappraised rings on a tree waves, microwaves, and train goodbyes the folded hands of a … Continue reading

Posted in Other poetry, Your Monday Blessing | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Precious Moments

Precious Moments Time is a sledgehammer to porcelain, Memory, the hue of bathwater once The kids have gone to bed. The word is said, The allowance spent, quicker than the growth Of an atom outside the lab. Give, then, Each … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional Poetry, Your Monday Blessing | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Your Monday Blessing: The Fix

The Fix I’m on my second glass of New Year’s Eve, and not as young as I used to be, but old enough for old friends. The nymphs course through the living room, shrieking the wordless songs of ecstasy, while … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional Poetry, Your Monday Blessing | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Where the Old Year Goes

There is an inn, where the old year goes, On the far hill, where the crabgrass grows, and the honeysuckle, Where the stones incline together, a few aurochs painted on their side, Beneath the thatch of rusted armies and dried … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional Poetry, Your Monday Blessing | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Your Monday blessing: blessing for Labor Day

Your Monday Blessing (Labor Day) Blessed be the work of your hands. Whether you hold a welding torch, tap a touch screen, tend to an elder, or clean a restaurant, may the work of your hands be a blessing to … Continue reading

Posted in Prayers & Meditations, Your Monday Blessing | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment