As I start each new decade in life I have asked myself, “Am I grown up yet?” … And back has come the response, “When I grow up I want to [insert one adventurous goal or another]. So okay, I guess the answer could be Not Yet. This year's birthday, though, brought me up sharp … Continue reading A hospital stay for my birthday!
Golden ginkgo leaves fallen, await windy transport like feathers stalks nabbed Cacti catch zelkova gold. Bonsai ... now sticks, distinction mere form And is this process not like us, the human, flaring bright with our age, inevitably losing much of what made us so rare in our youth. Yet we retain these colorful blazes of … Continue reading Falling into fall