I Love A Rainy Night

The windows are open and Nora Jones is singing in the background as the coffee is perking, I can hear it and its music to my ears. It is still cool here this morning. It is early yet though but I’ll the cool relief to the heat when I can get it. Don’t get me…

Just Another Country Monday Morning

Yoga, a nice long vinyasa flow practice that included a lot of arm balances which I love love love. Well, I love now since I don’t fall out of them blacking my eye anymore. Its funny ’cause its true. Chores done, laundry, bathroom, making bread (on the second rise). Found a cucumber in the garden!!…

A Barefoot Home Kind of Sunday

Began the day in the usual way, shower and yoga for an hour. Followed by a delicious egg white omelet with cereal and coffee of course. After breakfast dishes and laundry washed, dried and put away… Flea market walking in search of treasures and finding four albums because as you know we love our vinyl….

Zen and The Art of Picking Raspberries

I’ve just returned for picking raspberries at the edge of the woods near the frog pond and grapevines. There’s an art to picking raspberries, there really is. It’s not something you can rush through or else you would squish the delicate little tasty berry. The deeper the color, the more flavor they have but the…

Free Verse Hippie Poetry…Summer Daze

Summer haze gaze ing at the water like glass current moving not too fast just rolling along like your favorite song on a transistor radio. Nowhere to be, nowhere to go. Gentle breeze lifts your hair without a care in the world that seems so far removed you hope this doesn’t end too soon. The…

Poe’s Garden

I picture big wrought iron bird cages with the doors flung wide open so the ravens could come and go as they delivered cryptic messages.

Monday Motivation…stuff to feel good about…

rainy nights lush green gardens sunflowers big warm hippie hugs (they’re filled with Peace and Love) moaning doves ladybugs VW salt and pepper shakers chocolate knit caps barefeet on wood floors the sound of flip flops tap dancers bamboo smiling at strangers legos lanterns in bright colors Hope that’s enough to get you started my…

Insomnia + Me

Two nights in a row spent with my old friend Insomnia. I fall asleep. I just don’t stay there. Tonight. Tonight I will get up and paint. I’m still surfing the cosmic wave man. I’ve been a painting machine and I am digging it. But right now, I’m just tired. My mind wants me to…