THE SWEPT AND THE SWEEPERS

  Fragility falling through fine flecks of fair filigree, perfect patterns of individuality speckled on imperfect individuals. Snowflakes melt on steaming skin thin on time, too thick to break through, you cannot always sink below the surface of an iceberg, we cannot break through all that lays beneath, all the lies below the surface, it […]

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MERRY CHRISTMAS EVERYONE

  It might not be a white Christmas here in Paris or in Dublin, where I’m headed tomorrow, but it was once white enough to build a giant Snow Queen in the garden of Effelstown Cottage, the Donnelly homestead,  and to silence all movement in Amsterdam… Merry Christmas everyone and a very, much needed, Happy […]

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Christmas, It’s A Wonderful Life

Bells and baubles bound to branches While tinsel twists and turns and ties, Santa’s sleighs and snowmen dancing Lights all aglow like stars in skies, On the tree an angel sparkles, Crackers to pull and bells to ring, Neath the tree a manger slumbers With a bed that waits for a King, Reindeers leap with […]

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