waking

                how small the day is the time of colors the rush of brightness ~ W. S. Merwin              

threshold

          “Leave the door open for the unknown, the door into the dark. That’s where the most important things come from, where you yourself came from, and where you will go.” ~ Rebecca Solnit              

begin again

            “i don’t pay attention to the world ending. it has ended for me many times and began again in the morning.” ~ Nayyirah Waheed          

testing the waters

        seems fitting spring begins here the origin of life          

little fires

        sometimes I’m quick to snuff it out sometimes I let it burn but there’s always that ash sticking to the soles of my shoes the gritty tracks follow me for days