Category Archives: Music

The singing night

the air is singing the stories of summer oh – hear it!   only interrupt the path of our arresting conversation and attend even a moment to   the smell of the night the familiar way the lobster sticks to … Continue reading

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don’t love me simply because I love you   you don’t owe me your patience your loyalty your breath on my neck   do not love me I pray please do not   unless wondering drags along your hairline sometimes … Continue reading

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I live my life like this

I live my life skin on skin bow on strings hand to your heart dancing  in my own living room   I live my life like this   I live my life ripping off the bandages that hide the wounds  … Continue reading

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The Story Teller

I am so taken with this artist and this song, I had to share it with you. Massi is an Algerian singer/songwriter who left for France because of death threats against her trying to pursue her art as a musician. The … Continue reading

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How many Birds

how many birds can sing each morning outside my window? such an alarm pulls me from my sleep smiling

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sweetly you glide across the neck your fingers pressing brass and wood like bones on throat sliding with confidence and ease on tiny shimmering steel   You draw me into a world beyond the body Truly   me, the one … Continue reading

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Crabby camels, a star, and me

Following the star that leads us to our calling is no small task. This pregnant image was pressed into my imagination by a friend who knows my journey and is so full of spirit and wisdom. I think she knew … Continue reading

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