Category Archives: sound of rain

In a heartbeat

Warm mud squishes through my toes I am walking through sand and shells, tide flats and the narrow channel of the Swinomish river which pours itself into Puget Sound It is September 10, 70 degrees a shelf of clouds dissolves … Continue reading

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I am a tender-hearted woman. I empathize easily; I am touched by pain, joy, the color of a cherry blossom or the clarity of a night’s sky, the feel of lambs ear and the sound of water falling on leaves, … Continue reading

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The Impossible

It’s raining I should be changing my oil, but I am sitting here Barley and me curly white dog pressed into my hip windows wide open – a cool cross breeze is nudging past screens and wood blinds that watch … Continue reading

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