Tag Archives: Parenting

~Insomuch as I am Able

Insomuch as I am able and ever bent to stand I will sing a song of children what they may say with eyes and tiny hands touching goodness and wellness a solid stand of days Insomuch as I am able … Continue reading

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{Christmas story excerpt from the novel, Momma’s Rain}

~lo he has no wings~ ~they whisper in the dark~ ~ghosts & flying things~ ~the arrow finds its mark~ ~children & dark angels~ Winter 1960 – 1961 Denver, Colorado The cold November wind blew through the holes in my jeans … Continue reading

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~child~

the good word ~when I was very young~I made a promise to myself~ ~I would come to know my children~ ~to listen & learn from them~ ~no gift compares~nothing in life lasts so long~ ~the only certainty I have ever … Continue reading

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~epiphany~

the good word ~epiphany~ ~there it is~ ~in the eyes of the newborn child~ ~the reflection of every face adoring~ ~gazing upon the awesome wonder of life~ http://wordwulf.com WordWulf Inquiries: tracy@traceliteraryagency.com & wordwulf@wordwulf.com ©artwork, words & music performed & conceived … Continue reading

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~XVI. Galloping Sin~

~the problem is~ ~well they are numerous~ ~but the man who comes to save us~ ~is the one momma lies to daddy about~ ~the one we lie to momma about~ ~hell he touches us all~ ~in every private place~ ~he … Continue reading

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~treasure~

~as a man working the soil~ ~so I appreciate my daughters & sons~ ~imagine a friend for life~ ~that is a long time~ ~& so the five of them are~ ~imagine the harvest perpetuating itself~ ~so it has~ ~further gifted … Continue reading

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~XV. Children/Song of Life~

~soon after the turn of the century~ ~Quodlibet won the Marija Cerjak award~ ~for avant-garde/experimental writing~ ~Quodlibet~ ~The Hundred Bites~ ~XV~ ~never knew a preacher~ ~who stood down easy~ ~except those too timid~ ~to stand up in the first place~ … Continue reading

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