“I always think that the best way to know God is to love many things.” ~ Vincent van Gogh

Sunday, October 21, 2012


Odd things I remember.
He liked his shower
what I would call too hot.
When he got out, I'd see
red lines like long scratches
down his pale back.

Saturday, October 20, 2012

Suddenly ...

Suddenly the jacaranda is blooming all along the road — misty-soft, a purple cloud. And then another and another.

Sunday, October 14, 2012

My Geraniums

In early Spring my geraniums flowered profusely. Already, after some very high temperatures, the cheerful blooms are few.