Listen! Listen! Quietly.
Hear The Continuous Deep Sounds.
Almost A Light Rumbling. A Rumbling.
Repeating Low And Steady.
Thrum! Thrum! Thrum!
The Olives Dropping From The Trees.
Green. Black. Brown. Maroon. Pinkish.
Into The Old Wood Collecting Bins.
Gently Hitting Each Another Many Times
The Colorful Olives Flew Steadily Into
The Wood Bins Creaking When They
Moved As Weight Became Heavy.
Air Being Pushed…Continue
Posted on September 10, 2019 at 11:00pm
The Very Happy Dreamers
Vagabonds and Gypsies
Here we are and there we go
Staying only a few days,
Weeks, months or years
Wanting Our Own Home
Sometimes living out of suitcase
No place to hang our hats
Belongings not currently needed
Still wrapped in heavy boxes and tape
Posted on September 2, 2019 at 8:29pm
Posted on July 18, 2019 at 12:03am
Think about what you say to a precious child
Teachers in the past can shape the future
thoughts and actions of a child.
My fourth grade teacher was Mrs. Goforth.
She once stood in front of the class saying
only one student got the whole test correct.
She also said the student did not like her.
That student was me.
She probably thought I did NOT like her
because she would not allow me to
check out books for fifth…Continue
Posted on July 13, 2019 at 10:59pm