Relax, I shall try…

phone, left at the office email re-directed to another time’s come for away, away, away first time since stepping into leadership September last has the phone, email been held, nipped, cut off this Annus horribilis misinformed bullshit via government’s hogtie, expounded via media’s rude embellishment then vanished because… K’s sudden, … Continue Reading Relax, I shall try…

Eggshell Heart

supposedly stout, weathered, having seen anger, joy, bliss and death quick to tear quick to hurt himself long before another enclosed in a barrel chested brute behind hazel eyes, broken man who, grateful for all hurts some days, the scars surreptitious, raw, one upon another stockpiles doleful countenances holding friends, … Continue Reading Eggshell Heart


take on the tools of meditation scrape, dig, uncover masked notions ask denial to stand aside for a while as ferocious truth, given air gouges, angrily, at delicate skin fine covering over brazed bones funny how such brutal pain cleans mind and soul clears personal skies so as, dirt re-conceals … Continue Reading Depth


rhythmic, battering rain wordless incantations waken deep-seated primal base-lines shoved-down-the-well humanity, thought consigned to oblivion roused hunter-gatherer ancestors beneath stars at smoldering fire-sides © 2014 by DC Lessoway

Bask in the Sun

bask in the sun’s merriment accept there is darkness know the rain will visit accept you’ll be nourished find the kindness in your heart banish hate, judgment, rage know it will bring treasures of friendship, love, connectedness be accepting of who you are know you have strength beyond words be … Continue Reading Bask in the Sun