Category Archives: Happenstance

Settle / / Disperse

. Settle . . Settled / . /      / . / Disperse . Dispersed ≈ ice blue hue of early morning /     / settled setting of frozen music /     / arrowhead stave aimed at the stars /     / rhythms inked on starless starlight [ crack crack … Continue reading

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Spectral Dreams of the City Stones

 A dream in masonry and living rock Robert Louis Stevenson the habit of dreaming and the ability to dream are primordial Fernando Pessoa . adrift casting a line to pull down the stars . . at the threshold of hearing, … Continue reading

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A short history of …

. A short history of breathing ≈ . A short history of writing (scratch wall) ≈ . A short history of building … stone brick mortar (concrete) iron glass plastic … ≈ Now playing: Claire M Singer – Solas

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Last Setting of the Light – 2016

Last setting of the light – 2016 Leaves will return ≈ (Saw a kingfisher today, for only the second time, so 2016 has largely redeemed itself). Best wishes to all in 2017 and thanks for the support, collaboration, discussion and walking. More to come … Continue reading

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Slow Time – Assorted Ragpickings and Footfalls

. Conflux of cobbles Walking against Autumn’s wake . ..  . Deep           Time Shore           Line F r e s c o . . a scattering of jewels criss-cross streams of early morning light . . drifting at the edges meaning, … Continue reading

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Time of the Vanishing ( )

That time of day in December when the last flicker of light gives way to shadow and smothering darkness The sea a dark mirror, pulling down the sky   Time of the Vanishing (          ) . Time of retreat ≈≈≈ From the shore at Limekilns, 3rd December … Continue reading

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Fragments of Istria: an Assemblage

We could eat this sky. Stretch up, scoop out handfuls; smear our faces and taste the fanfare of sunset.   II   Out of red earth lines of olive trees, vines and quarried stone.     Centuries of building, dwelling, tending the … Continue reading

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