Log Jam

Days flow down and away river jammed packed with logs groaning together on the raging waters from head of the flume to the gated and closed bottom groaning under pent up pressure as if influenced by their own desire to be free of the muddy slippery banks and confines from shore to distant shore to sail alone, with time […]

A Study in Alluvial Science in the Gutter Out Front

Cold clean clear rivulets of a long past snow storm run a crooked line merging, diverging and merging around a bottle cap–a barren flat topped manmade island– or grains of sands that tumble like boulders in glacial run off collecting and creating countless drumlins in miniature chunks of shovel loosed grass form dense archipelagos near a vast waterfall falling fast from a […]

The Tickle

A little tickle of inspired thought or a needy notion nagging release like a couple of well strung words Tumbling around the muddy mind clouded with the silt of daily concerns the flotsam of outstanding bills to be paid or murk of eyeing a promotion at work or even figuring what to have for dinner […]

The Struggles of Memory

Thoughts drip down and away into a river jammed with memories like logs packed together and raging from top of open mind to the closed bottom groaning under pressure and their own desire to be free of the banks and confines of the mind to sail alone, peacefully, one at a time like a swimmer […]