Category Archives: Black and White

Keep Looking

Today I made a pile of rocks with my kiddo for an hour. It was a three inch square pile of lit­tle tiny rocks. Today I devel­oped a photo of a par­tially focused tree. It was a for­get­table moment that … Con­tinue read­ing

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Bouquet

I spent the night in jail and looked at the walls and I won­dered how I would eat the food for years and days and days on end. From the per­spec­tive of day one (and only one) it was ined­i­ble. … Con­tinue read­ing

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Tidal Pull

I am think­ing about the tide and watch­ing it now, again, for sev­eral days. We are about 60 feet above the tide­line in a house on the Ore­gon coast and I can see the ocean mov­ing from above. I know there … Con­tinue read­ing

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Child of the Sun

I have four words for my son for his learn­ing. These are spring­boards. They (you know, “them”) will teach him how to read and add/subtract in those rooms. After that (before that really, as in right now), this, these: Pas­sion Curios­ity … Con­tinue read­ing

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Dogs Run

In my dream dogs run, Grass bends; I hear them gal­lop. A river turns north.

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Trunk

I have read that the dis­trac­tions and addic­tions we play with are the branches and leaves of a tree. The trunk of the tree is called code­pen­dence, a ridicu­lous word with no rela­tion­ship by mean­ing to the word that makes it … Con­tinue read­ing

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Undertow

As a kid I often stood in reced­ing waters at the sand bars star­ing out at the straight line sep­a­rat­ing the Gulf of Mex­ico from the bleached blue sky. Faded clouds, baked in the relent­less heat, not even white, col­oro­less, lolled … Con­tinue read­ing

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Night Falling

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Branch

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Enough

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