Struggling to Think

I have never known complete silence.          Just pin pricks in the backdrop of white noise,         where darkness seeps into quiet moments.          Memories rain into my never empty mind,       daydreams creep up and worry at my imagination like dogs with bones, persistent ringing of the telephone,      or the doorbell. Traffic passes,          […]

Ode to a Stranded Whale

You beach your beauty on the back of geo- magnetic storms. Spellbinding as pulsating northern lights, you offered songs to the night but were drawn by siren stars, lured off course and hurled through waves of coronal mass ejection, fought hard to correct your navigation. You collided with the shore and now you lie, exposed […]