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Don't Eat Alone · 11M ago

a new old poem

I spent the day in the yard installing the arbor and planting the climbing roses I got Ginger for her birthday. As I sat in the back yard, resting before finishing dinner, I thought of a poe...
Don't Eat Alone · 11M ago

the end of poetry month

the end of poetry month also marks the end of a poet a protester a prophet a priest those are not often captured in one person he was already in his forties when I learned who he was a pasto...
Don't Eat Alone · 12M ago

muscle memory

muscle memory dishwashing always needs a soundtrack so I let my phone play deejay and the next thing I knew I was chewing on a piece of grass walking down the road even though we ain’t go mo...
Don't Eat Alone · 12M ago

nature walk

nature walk a few days ago we started our twenty-seventh year following the path among the stones along the shore until stopped by the barrier set to  protect the nesting plovers today we sp...
Don't Eat Alone · 1Y ago

penultimate

penultimate it was the night before though I suppose I could say it was the last night but that is not how I’ve ever thought of it nothing was ending everything was beginning we gathered eve...
Don't Eat Alone · 1Y ago

discovery

discovery the longer I live the more I find I have yet to walk where there are no footprints columbus didn’t discover anything he only became aware of what he did not know Peace, Milton
Don't Eat Alone · 1Y ago

practice

practice I spent the evening singing harmony with a pick-up gospel choir— songs I didn’t know parts I didn’t know offering me the gentle reminder that listening comes first, then you sing. P...
Don't Eat Alone · 1Y ago

zacchaeus

zacchaeus when I think of the tiny tax collector clinging to the tree waiting for Jesus to pass by I imagine my father there a short man with low self-esteem willing to go out on a limb hopi...
Don't Eat Alone · 1Y ago

stopping by fenway on a chilly evening

Last night, Ginger and I got to go to the Red Sox game, thanks to our friends Fez and Maggie. It was our first time in the park in five years. As I reflected on the train ride back today, I ...
Don't Eat Alone · 1Y ago

narrative

A pilgrimage is a journey set in a story. — Paul Elie, interview for On Being (as best I can remember the quote) narrative I love to tell the story says the old hymn— not I love to tell the ...