Tag: humanity

The Good People

So in Eagle Ridge Emergency, fell off my bike, may be my ribs, not my point. So went through the routine: check in, blood pressure check, answer questions, etc.  Anyway, busy, no chairs, so I found a place to stand.  The staff are patient…

It’s About Love

if you love you cannot hate if you love you cannot deny your humanity nor the humanity of others if you love you cannot ignore those in need if you love you will be open to the plight of our mother, Earth, in her…

A Quixotic Joust

veiled in sinew, bone frequent, pitched battles bloodless coups of a quavering faculty, while a calmed façade, outwardly betrays, deflects, abuts a rolling boil ensconced nestled away, safe from a reckoning world photo and poem © by DC Lessoway

Rise

flittering glints on skin hushed, aside blood’s rush in the ears, munch of gravel echoing bird song reoxygenated, dewy air ambrosial mix of sap, earth enlivening, invigorating weaving, entwining, mingling freeing the mind to meander the unvarying past the rousing moment the differing future…

Of Robust Armour

this, I wish of brass made indefatigable matter void of grief, ache digging at my bones perpetually smiling, finding the light in all things joyful in company than in solitude, broadening that interdependence upon one another making us greater, stronger beings generating ramparts against…

Given to Forever

that pseudo immortality, that scarcity of appreciation that knack for grand displays, of waking hours spent, unfettered, in ironical worry for the bygone oblivious to a coming end in the great eternal commonality photo and poem © by DC Lessoway

A Venerable Confidante

once we were same molten, bombarded brimming potential asunder torn from chaos born you know my secrets once my dizzying vista seldom kept you in my eye, now a mournful watch I keep surely, steadily, slowly further still, your grasp, waning you know my…