A Meditation This Memorial Day

Please remember why So many giving their lives Bird song on marble As a young man, I was quite proud of my decision to join the Navy. No plans for great and noble sacrifice. My future was what mattered; potential, possibility. There were thoughts of glory, but not of sacrifice.  I’m sobered as I remember […]

An Early Morning Haiku

Yes, I am awake And the birds sing with vigor Dawn has not yet come I’m amazed at the number of birds singing right now. Well, I think one of the loudest sounds is an insect, but I digress.  It’s quite boisterous. Oddly, as daylight comes their sounds will quiet. Perhaps just supplanted by human […]