Dekalb, Illinois Spring is the time of ultimate renewal, but Winter, depending on whether one is into poetry or into politics, can be either a time of renewal or a time of coverup. Everything is crappy, dirty, trashy, decrepit.  Then it snows, & it’s beautiful, it’s gorgeous.  The snow melts off, things become crappy, dirty, … Continue reading Renewal

Nibbling Away

(waning gibbous moon) The moon was looking a little rough the other night……….the mice had been nibbling at the cheese……………. The cat went here and there And the moon spun round like a top, And the nearest kin of the moon, The creeping cat, looked up. Black Minnaloushe stared at the moon, For, wander and … Continue reading Nibbling Away