NIGHT WALK

Jan 18th, 2010 "POEMS (SORT OF)" Edward

I wrote the following after re-reading a passage from one of my favorite authors, the Kiowa poet/novelist N. Scott Momaday. The passage brought to mind the few nighttime hours I once spent in the desert north of Tucson. Momaday wrote: Once in his life a man ought to concentrate his mind upon the remembered earth… He ought to give himself up to a particular landscape…

WAITING

Jan 4th, 2010 "POEMS (SORT OF)" Edward

It may be in this unremarkable day

that the reason for our being

stirs and stretches,

Prods to see if we are awake.

CHRISTMAS CHILDREN

Dec 18th, 2009 "POEMS (SORT OF)" Edward

To start with, I’m sharing a Christmas piece I re-wrote last year from an older piece. With it, my warm wishes to you and yours for a Merry Christmas and and much happier New Year.