Letters To Earth

Life and Death #2 - Poem

Life and Death In the early dew they were little and soft, ten bright balls of yellow down, blue eyes, huge and awkward feet, supervised by a dozen geese, attended by a gander guard marching through my flowered yard. We herded them out, Lindy and I, barking and shoo-ing as they hissed an...

Life and Death #1 - Storms

Late last Monday I was chatting on the phone when a storm suddenly broke around us, bringing hail like I’ve never seen in my life. The hail wasn’t that big, but it was driven by spiraling wind that came at us from all directions. I thought perhaps it was a small tornado; others said it was straig...