after pruning grapes in winter

kee jaa gigrrijaa filled dawn      downtempo sound seep             ing                         ing                                     ing sleep ing in      water sprinkle plash bark dust bath. the little ones pleach             apple yellow irotollak frisson             bird dew squish.             A tugboat crow lands pushes off in creosote             dress    high in…

A Cat For All Seasons

– It’s spring! Don’t you just love spring? – Winter will come again. It always does. – The ice has melted. Like e. e. cummings said, “in Just- spring          when the world is mud- luscious” – It’s supposed to rain again tomorrow. – But this is today! And we’re alive in this spring moment! –…