Tag Archives: Annie Dillard

Bent for Solstice

Daily the dark encroaches the day`light seeps like rain thru arid soil to old roots pale with death Timely the candle in a window beacon of hope to any wayfarers shadow`caught by the night bound for solstice “When the candle … Continue reading

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On Writing Poetry

It begins a single word popped like a frog out of a window`box plopped like a rain`drop from a clear blue sky a fish out of water a single word attended It grows into a phrase pebbles on thread snatched … Continue reading

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