August poem

I feel the need to preface this poem.  It doesn’t feel finished to me.  It’s not everything I want to say on this topic.  But it’s a start.  I have left it with Sincerity and A. for our writing group, and they’ll give me their comments/suggestions in a couple of weeks.  Until then, this is […]

Brimming with Life

Hubby and I walk/run (I walk, he runs) at the university near our house.  There’s a recreational field with a dirt track around it right next to the dorms.  The semester is about to start here, and campus is already brimming with life.  Last night, there were people everywhere–kids, really–some moving in, some hanging out, […]


It’s a law of the physical universe.  Newton said so. The first law says that an object at rest tends to stay at rest, and an object in motion tends to stay in motion, with the same direction and speed. Motion (or lack of motion) cannot change without an unbalanced force acting. If nothing is happening to you, and nothing does happen, […]