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Winter Solstice 2003

The Solstice has passed, the year’s shortest diurn, So Earth starts a new year: light begins to return. The quick golden days dance a charming […]

June 25th, 2014 | Posted in General, Poetry

Winter Solstice 2002

Wrapped in sleepy-eyed numbness, with silence replete,  in the pre-dawn, I trudged down my neighborhood street. Both my thoughts and my feet stumbling heavy toward […]

June 25th, 2014 | Posted in General, Poetry

Winter Solstice 2001

The solstice approaches, so Sol-time wanes fleetly. Fatigued, yet I strive to tend Yule tasks completely. With my spirits taxed, too, by both jet-bombs and […]

June 25th, 2014 | Posted in General, Poetry

Winter Solstice 2000

This sunrise births Winter, a dawn cold and crisp, whose cloud’s crimson birth-rags herald both hope and risk. For as with all Dark Times, on […]

June 25th, 2014 | Posted in General, Poetry

Winter Solstice 2012

I wake from darkness into dark, to begin the year’s shortest day. Under grey skies the diurnal journey embarks, in rose, ochre, crimson array. The […]

May 16th, 2014 | Posted in General, Poetry

Winter Solstice 2008

The tree lights glow bright: they’re a beacon this night that brings hope and delight and gives flight to dark’s blight. By this simplest scene: […]

May 16th, 2014 | Posted in General, Poetry

Winter Solstice 2009

As I walk toward my car, on this year’s shortest day, Comes a craving for shelter from shopping’s mad fray. Though the lights, trees, and […]

May 16th, 2014 | Posted in General, Poetry