Blog 2009



Chicken Soup 11_01_09

This is a soup to herald Winter turning to Spring. White sky, orange sun, deep Winter green of the snowdrop shoots. Hope. Not long now. Not long.

A Warm Spell 13_01_2009

There is a monument to Captain George Duff in St Paul's Cathedral in London. He loved his wife. How many monumentees could truthfully say that I wonder?

Love - 50 words

That moment, seduction, energy of dodging waves surrendered to sublime liberation, of wet feet. Salt ring marks of one who has jumped in with both feet, risking the pull-plunge of waves.

Zen and the Art of Dishwasher Maintenance 01_02_09

You have to take good loving tender care of the things that do your dishes for you, for they are worth more than rubies.

Love needs an object 07_02_09

Love needs an object. It was love at first sight. Not only did I know, in that deep knowing that’s nothing to do with knowledge, it was as if it was already a fait acompli. Journey’s End.