Moonbeams

Dedicated to my sister Linda, who loves all creatures, large and small. From brambles and thickets humble faces emerge in witness of moonbeams this deep forest night. In silence they gather creatures large and small a summit of peace in the full moon’s glow. (All photos in this post are mine. Please do not useContinue reading “Moonbeams”

Elements

Mighty ocean waves crash forward with rhythmic predictability, and hefty winds howl with disregard. In defiance, we put up thin wooden fences to hold blowing sand grains in place and erect stilt houses to outsmart surging tides. While these powerful forces threaten to overtake us, we tenderly embrace our fragile existence and hope that weContinue reading “Elements”

My Corner of the Universe

Like cosmic explorers gliding into another world, we gently land under a canopy of stars and audaciously stake our claim here—at the edge of everything. Down the way, at the intersection where sunrises and sunsets cross, fellow travelers ebb and flow with the seasons. We stay—along with wild horses, deer, and coyote—to ride out epicContinue reading “My Corner of the Universe”