Temple Steps

Temple Steps

steps   six deeply worn wooden steps led to the temple where I learned  to tolerate stillness  while searching  for something  beyond    beyond what, I try to remember as I watch my mother’s shallow breaths, an ebbing tide of the miniature Gaia that gave me...
Good Night 2013

Good Night 2013

Your nights of silence have roared past my ears and your birds have flown down from their star filled trees to lift me from darkness.
The economics of poverty

The economics of poverty

One of the biggest impressions I’ve had in Kenya is the staggering amount of poverty and the massive income inequality here.  All the cities I have been to are filled with people who are clearly unemployed or underemployed.  Official unemployment...