New Mexico Mornings

Creosote is a poisonous plant  That emits an intoxicating aroma When dampened by the morning dew Inhale the smell of Enchantment   Doves coo on the ground and in trees Hummingbirds impatiently whirl Reminding me I forgot to add seed To the feeder before I left home And that hummingbirds don’t  Come around my house […]

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My Trip Down the Birth Canal

BIRTH I don’t remember birth but I imagine the placenta breaking away from the walls of my small apartment inside my mother’s womb and gravity dragging me down a long dark tunnel toward the light.  I’m sure I resisted a bit because I love the feeling of soaking in a warm tub in a small […]

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