Tuesday, April 30, 2019

sherku: blank instant

My mind works
Searching for
The name it knows
Finds only
Empty box
in a row

Sunday, April 21, 2019

sherku: Kenya 1

Roadside children
Chant ‘how are you?’
A whirl of dust
Engulfs us all
In Kenya

For D

Saturday, September 29, 2018

sherku: earthly kin

Life around
Us bound by
Limited by
Words we use

Catching up to post what was tweeted earlier this week

sherku: earthly kin
sherku: earthly kin
Hat tip to On being interview with Robin Wall Kimmerer

For the thoughtful inspiration

sherku: daughters day

Overcast skies
Brightened by
Seeing both
Daughter's to
Start my day
A great thing!

Catching up to post what was tweeted last week:

Friday, August 24, 2018

sherku: wine toast

She had a
heart of gold
With a dash
Of hot sauce
Let's keep her
Spirit alive

RIP Lisa B Sherlock

Dolores and Lisa in a favorite spot
Dolores and Lisa in a favorite spot

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

sherku: stir crazy

Love, your smile
Like corn kernels
In hot oil
Keeps me going
Stir crazy

For Dolores, and 35 more years!

Thursday, August 03, 2017

sherku: artist

Intent on
Color, shades
Of light, artist
Says "I need
More fingers"

Twitter link

sherku: wisdom

Wise man says
If you hear
A tree fall
In the forest
Do not stand

Twitter link

sherku: 19

Allie tends
Her bar in Tull
Fears nineteen
Knows "A time
Will come when
It won't pass"

Twitter link

sherku: rolling thunder

Brought gutter
Pissing, puddle
Making, temp
Dropping, jacket
Wearing chill
Then sun

Twitter link

sherku: Summer shower

Thunder rolls
Then the skies
Open, Earth gives
Off that smell
The downspout
Makes bubbles

Twitter link

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

sherku: ice walk

is a help
walking along
the road edge
with black ice

tweeted today

frozen water drops on the evergreen needles
frozen water drops on the evergreen needles

Saturday, February 04, 2017

sherku: metaphor

when thoughts collide
I speak in
All the dots
One, two, three

This was incorrectly mentioned in one of my podcasts. At the time I recorded, I added a couple of words, without having the original text in front of me.

Monday, December 05, 2016

sherku: trust

after busyness
weekend events
you gotta
believe I will
wait for you

Thursday, October 27, 2016

sherku: harmony

one guitar
two violins
three sisters
their voices
take us to

#dpf16 #140poets