Finding Your Moments

Well, I was pretty committed to writing my small stones and then a few busy days okay 12 busy days and I got out of practice. That’s not to say I didn’t find moments during the last week but I felt that I didn’t have time to write them down. Normal day, let me be… Continue reading Finding Your Moments

Small Stone January 14, 2013

Paperwhites and a light dry snow…inside and out delicate white blooms. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘div-ss-ad-3791-32176492’); });

Small Stone January 13, 2013

A break from tax paperwork. A brisk walk through the neighborhood down a street I never walk in near freezing temperatures listening to a favorite song. The rush of warmth into my legs the moment I walk into the front door. In minutes the electric kettle gives me hot tea, Irish breakfast, sweet and milky. 

Small Stone, January 12, 2012

Saturdays, having rarely worked in a business that had Saturdays off I cherish any time off on this weekend day. Today I work at 3:00, I sleep late, walk Ellie and spend some time not feeling rushed…

Small Stone January 11, 2013

Finishing work early..time to myself. To write a poem, read a magazine, clean my space. An empty desk the weekend starts now.

Small Stone January 10, 2013

Daily walks. Now I notice. Pinecones in a wicker basket on a gray painted porch. The sound of Ellie’s nails on the sidewalk. Brass frogs in a front garden. A short woven willow fence. A painted teal door. A pile of stones. The husky with clear blue eyes watches us as we walk by.