Gratuitous

  How is it sparse beauty bring still, of fallen gold mere ring– here, here, and there few more– gestures only, mime the store yesterday provide.     Tied ribbonry, waved tassels on a wand, still wield the magus touch: grateful to behold the season’s swan, grace-curved perishing, such simple stride.     Many times…

Bernie Backs Down

    As is widely known, Senator Bernie Sanders often refers to himself as a socialist.  Socialism is a kind of economic system distinct from capitalism, which is the globalized corporate system currently threatening to destroy planetary ecology.  There is no nation that has a socialist economic system, although there are some who make that…

Watching The Fall, and The Fall of the World

  The time of Great Change in the wheel of the seasons, when beauty signals that darkness approach. Can we see them, these signs that wave us to finity, falling to find us Fall to remind us of passage and ways Quick buried in slumber in mounds red-yellow-umber… Step lightly, they’re sleeping Uncounted their numbering…