be that as it may
I would still like a
a recheck
a redo
I would like
a moment
of peace
of quiet
I would love
to sleep
for hours
as the fan spins
and spins
and the child sings
be that as it may
it would be nice
a moment
flowing on
floating by
it would be nice
a sunset
blue and pink
purple and gold
I would love
to trip
into something
and twirl around
and around
and around
and around
till the sun blurred yellow
and the ground green and brown
because truth isn’t always true
and right isn’t always just
and be that as it may
I’d rather
what’s left

definition of man


They are special
those inconsistencies
how they change everything
how they change nothing
how life keeps going
how they stand out
It’s all a matter of perspective
subjective like most things
to some, they annoy
to others, they’re cherished
but they are special
they are specifically
they are exact
in the definition

L♥VE Potion, Lotions & Lore (eBook) CONTEST

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I am happy to announce that I am part of this project! “LOVE Potions, Lotions & Lore” is a 60 page eBook for sale on Amazon. It’s priced at mere $.99 and all of the proceeds are being donated to National Center for Family Literacy

“Love Potions, Lotions & Lore” E-book celebrates the spirit of love. It was published by FolkHeart Press: an independent book publisher located in Northern California. And it includes the works of 18+ authors and artists from around the world (Denmark, Switzerland,USA) sharing their thoughts, hopes, and artwork. Anthology topics include true love, love of family, love of art, food lore, and more. (from: FolkHeart Press – press release)

The National Center for Family Literacy is located in Louisville, Kentucky. The center provides free resources for parents and early child educators to support literacy in the home and in the classroom.

I hope you will take a moment to check it out, buy a copy for you, or for a friend – and most of all, I hope you enjoy both my poem, “Schumann Fairies”, and all the other wonderful stories, art and beautiful words.


AND, IT’S CONTEST TIME!! Right now you have a chance to win a  FREE copy!! It’s simple, all you have to do is leave a comment below in relation to “Love Potions, Lotions & Lore” – what’s your personal love story? Your favorite way to woo your mate on Valentines Day? On Valentines Day, Thursday, February 14th, I’ll pick my favorite comment, and announce the winner on my blog!

So, you will have to remember to check back to see if you won!