Tag Archives: Jim Harrison

Just Wondering

I wonder at the things I do not know    how blue the sea    how rose the dusk    how pale the oak hour by hour will change in colour I wonder at the things I think I know … Continue reading

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Waiting for God

We wait for what is not yet but will be if we wait trusting in god A doe gathers wind`falls of delicious first`frost gleanings of grace “In a blue chair in a pasture I relearned the world.” ~ Jim Harrison … Continue reading

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Watching Things Live

The cold brings birds to the feeders juncos finches & chickadees now & then the wren I give up the catalog of glitzy stuff leave the couch just to watch the playful display Better to consider a living show directed … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

The fallen leaves have given way to fluttering song`birds who with the cold have fresh seeds in the old feeder hanging by a hook a house without door shingled with cedar to keep them dry [the seeds that is] birds … Continue reading

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On Faith

A man without a god lives without hope a jar of blood without a heart a bubble of gas without a soul a pile of ashes without a plot love in an envelope with no return address Better to plead … Continue reading

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Dismantling One’s Life

I was never much for taking things apart Seems inadvertently I’d lose a washer a screw a nut a spring Nor was I ever all that much good at putting things together except that twice I built log homes One … Continue reading

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