Turning Over Earth

I am woefully behind on my 30th year goal to blog once a week.  To recap since April, poem-a-day went fairly well and generated a good chunk of material plus an essay I’m excited about, Brandon traveled a lot for work, I worked a lot for work, Henry turned one, Lydia turned six, we celebrated … More Turning Over Earth

The New Landscape

The New Landscape I’ve bundled branches, sawed stumps low,cut down in twenty minuteswhat took years and years to grow. What do you think the neighbors knowabout the severed limbs that jutfrom bundled branches, their stumps sawed low? The taxus and squared boxwood woethe push and pull as the hand saw cutsdown what took them forty … More The New Landscape