Category - Writing
Mom is ninety now, so we try to return her as often as possible to her most sacred personal sites.
The rumor sifted up out of the muddy bottom of the lake of time...
I thought my father had forgotten the incident at Moses Lake...
“West… The sound of a wish in a single word.” Linda Crew, A Heart for Any Fate
Only one person fell into an ice well that day, and that was me.
Lance kept me from choosing a dark fate that day.
Tonight, fireworks explode against the dark sky, raining fiery strands of silk zenith to horizon,
then Dark Spider darts across the road...
Let us cross over the wide Willamette River together and find a world on fire
Put your pack down. Your soul pulls toward the water.
"Dream Bridges" is a video poem written and narrated by Portland poet Don Hynes.
Poem by Peter Jensen "The wave is the constant background to our lives..."