a River

We’ve all heard of personification: attributing human qualities to something non-human. But I like to create an image of someone who becomes something other than human. In actuality, everything reflects the qualities of everything else. For instance, tree branches and waterways look like our arteries and veins, or the bottoms of certain clouds look likeContinue reading “a River”

Bear Spirit entering

Heritage is huge. What is mapped in our DNA speaks very loudly. The truth about what I felt and believed as a child, and why I felt that way, was finally revealed to me many years ago (ancestry), and the words began to pour out. This poem that came from that revelation. What has yourContinue reading “Bear Spirit entering”