Poet Commentaries


Riding a Meteor

July 30, 2017 // 0 Comments

  I did not know Chester Bennington.  His music was not listened to.  My children would have been warned about the neighbourhood he comes from, yet I am truly sorry [...]

Welts and Whelps

July 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

Oh this is so very cool.  A positive and hopeful side of parenting and empathy.  How we are just never that smart or that cool and never could be.   Today I get to start [...]

Adopting Forgiveness 2

July 24, 2017 // 0 Comments

Previous Blog: Adopting Forgiveness   Sooner or later it will dawn on my readers that I have absolutely no plan.  I think that is why I wrote first about forgiveness. [...]

Adopting Forgiveness

July 22, 2017 // 1 Comment

Three nights in a row I awoke because of dreams.  They happen regularly.  They emanate from my experiences with adoption and my worry for my kids.  I know I must write and [...]

Riding a Bike

July 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

Riding a Bike I am teaching my daughter to drive.  The lesson is that speed is relative. Why 50 kph seems fast on a dirt road but feels like we are stopped on the highway.  [...]