Driving into Town at Night.
There is still a chill in the night air
I see pedestrians wearing shorts and hoodies
It was pitch dark
Driving up the mountain after the eclipse
Of the full moon
It's still too soon
For a waning moon to rise
My thoughts are becoming light
After the dark of the night
The wave retreats, and returns
Like the tides pulled by the moon.
Next morning, as…
I am sitting at the computer with my very old cat in her favorite place on my lap. She loves to be around the computer and sits on my lap when I am writing. Sometimes she purrs and tries to get my attention before I get too engrossed in what I am doing. For the last year she has been slowing down and keeps regaining her appetite and speeds up for a while, but I think we are slowly grinding to a halt.
One night not too long ago I saw her light body, and the next day on Facebook someone…Continue