Tag Archives: heritage

One Toe in the Headwaters

Sioux dream brewed in great-great-grandmother’s refining teapot north arrow wise from the cup stained-glass butterfly lit on the petrified clock east arrow                                         … Continue reading

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Lost Heritage

We do not know the total lives lost after the recent earthquake-tsunami disaster in Japan. With each news cast and photo/video, the number grows, sadness grows.  I regret each loss. The shadow following behind death’s specter is loss of heritage, … Continue reading

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RWP NaPoWriMo/Poetic Asides Day 9

I Can Still Hear It Though winter’s carol season had just passed, time doesn’t change discs. What Child Is This strummed my ears. There were still cookies, and cookies needed milk. After that first chocolate-chip bite, I took a sip … Continue reading

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