Advent ‘22 Hope

Please, please “give a hoot.” The gifts of the season are not always the prettiest or most convenient…

The Spirit of Christmas Budgets.

First, start with time. Not as a habit because a person won’t do it. Make time a gift to yourself. Do it now.

A Touch Romantic.

In a world of stock markets and business results, the power of romantic self-awareness..

When I read…

When I read, at home in the woods…

Act.Plan.Dream. (Today, in no particular order).

The concept of rest, I think, is the mental jump in the kaleidoscope of fallen leaves..

Fish Memories (I went fishing, part 2)

A fin. I saw a fin. I pulled and reeled. “Just keep doing what you are doing.” I had no idea what I was doing…

I went fishing…

Up ahead lie my lake of ghosts and memories. “Papa,” I whispered into the lake’s breeze.

Retracing my Pentagram.

And my foot stepped to the end of the point, my toe reached behind to swivel back…

Self-Judgment.

I saw from myself, after waves of the past and all of the new roads ahead, a smile windowed from my soul…

The 2022 Vacation

I looked to the horizon, with no shoreline in sight. The lake was big enough…