Pleasantville (a poem)

Continuing my verbless journey through May… Fire in the trees color, light, heat, ash Symbolism with intent a cocktail of confusion A sea change worlds in flux jazz afternoons blues in the night Fear of knowledge fear of youth Resistance—Pushback—Struggle—Conflict One way or another the inevitable resolution Lessons from the imagination (3 M3ay 2016)

A few thoughts on the subject of gravity (a poem)

Starting with a chance line heard while watching a TV show… Gravity is not restricted to planets and suns that may explain a lot of things if not the motivations behind them I don’t have a strong sense of my own pull I tend to doubt most of what I attract until it breaks free [...]

Lifelong Learning

I have recently come to the conclusion that I have become a lifelong learner. It is often said that learning is a lifelong activity. I think that most of us don’t really look at it that way. We go to school while we grow up, then some of us go to college (then a few [...]