Color scheme: green (a poem)

This poem resulted from an exercise in Julia Cameron’s The Artist's Way… I am green I am chlorophyll calm a life in transition from bare branches to lush foliage I am the cool grasses of summer on a lazy afternoon a drink of water the pause that refreshes the un-cola (1 July 2015—posted July 2)

brittle (a poem)

Working from the Cat Coule poetry writing exercise at http://youtu.be/adjE0ptY0FA. (Back then, I looked forward to eating hot dogs at the game…) My dad and I used to park behind the museum, then we’d walk across the bridge to the stadium, the crisp leaves crunching under our feet— crimson figures disintegrating on the frosty graphite ground. [...]