The River of Memory

posted in: The Journey | 2

. I have been thinking a lot about memory lately. Considering why some moments remain vivid, while others fade slowly away. There are whole years of my life from which I do not retain a single memory. And this bothers … Continued

The why of the pencil and the page….

posted in: Bindings | 4

. When I see the beauty that painters create, the useful grace that potters build, even the colorful flash and nurture that the gardener brings into the world, I turn to the page to consider why it is that I … Continued

Isn’t it time for poetry to be dead, again?

posted in: Every Atom, The Journey | 2

. Isn’t it about time for the annual “Poetry is Dead” article? Usually the death knell for poetry arises in the month of April, ostensibly “National Poetry Month.” The meager ratcheting up of poetry coverage brings out the hand-wringers and … Continued