I Am

Here I find peace Not in a place But in a breath This breath Now Here   ……   A Caravan of One Image by Cameron Grey

The Dragon in me

I am still in love with every woman I’ve ever loved all of them goddess all of them divine all of them blazed my soul left me in ashes and […]

You should have been there

I carried you in my heart, as a part of my soul, as I always do, but you should have been there. You should have been with me as I […]

I am Yours

Beloved, I love you Completely Entirely With every cell in my body With every atom that makes up every cell With the nucleus and nucleotides that make up those atoms […]

Lavishing attention

I wish I were there, tipping you by twenties and commanding your attention with lateral affection, instead of salivating over the sleep that eludes me and wishing I were there […]

I Wonder

I wonder What was he thinking Here Amazed and enraptured In the land of his parents Before I was born What he was thinking? Was his mind as clear as […]

Succulent

never there always wanted seldom had often enojoyed mostly missed longed and sought after sung about written about “dreamed” about succulating stimulating simulating suffocating   resuscitating   sleep …not tonight […]

True Story

My best memory of an actual conversation with a cashier at the local gas station…     Cashier [with a smile]:   How you doin? Me:   I have concerns. […]

The Universe in a Kiss

If these wings that Love has given me Could lift me to the sky I’d fly into your distant arms To carry you this night To the solitary red sands […]

Alone

A grain of sand In an ocean of light A solitary note In an endless song A reaching hand To infinite black A dimming soul Searching endlessly Fading with failure […]

Tired of the Pain

  They can’t all be good days. Know that when you feel like this you are not alone. We all go there sometimes.   Tired of the pain Tired of […]

This Practice

This practice Perfected long ago When the Universe was young And our souls had just begun Brings us back together Now As One

Zen for Breakfast

Morning declares itself with a triumphant blinding glare That fills my room and declares “Rise, fool!” “I wait for no one!” I struggle briefly to untangle myself from the cacoon […]

I Will love You Like the Storm

  You say that you love the rain, but you open your umbrella when it rains. You say that you love the sun, but you find a shadow spot when […]

This empty cup

Fill this empty cup Spill free the wine Of consciousness And consume the void In my heart With flames of gratitude Gentle solace and Love