Tag Archives: Water

Life In-between Death

Spring morning Scented Air

Honey womb Tasted Water

Bonfires warming Earth

North lights like sky Fire,

Butterflies whispered Temper

Something in human birth.

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Tar plumes mask in out Air

Ash mingles in out Water

Sythet-is-istic Earth

Imperceptible Fire,

Deaf beneath in out Temper

Something in human birth.

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Acid eroding Air

Copper vapor from Water

Abandon own to Earth

Hostility in Fire,

Starving crows control Temper

Something in human birth.


The Purple Fleece

The summer my father bought me a motorcycle was one of the most adventurous and memorable summers of my life. I arrived for a visit with him in Tennessee from Michigan for a much needed vacation from the chaos that was my life senior summer of high school. The motorcycle was sitting outside his home-tel and at first I was confused thinking he had gotten himself a new motorcycle, then realized it was a Buell Blast- the very bike I wanted for myself. Ecstatic I waited impatiently for my dad to be done with his day so that we could ride.

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