My Trip to Herkimer, NY

Written July 31, 2017 “A muddied diamond is better than an unsullied pebble.” ~Matshona Dhliwayo We’ve all heard the idiom about “a diamond in the rough”, right? How about a diamond in the mud. Actually the ones I was after are more of a crystal but they look like diamonds. More on my dirty story… Continue reading My Trip to Herkimer, NY

Ghost dance

Written November 18, 2016 “You can kill my body, you can damn my soul, For not believin’ in your God and some world down below but,You don’t stand a chance against my prayers, You don’t stand a chance against my love” ~ Robbie Robertson…”Ghost Dance “ I must admit, after doing a bit of research… Continue reading Ghost dance

“The Road Less Traveled”

Written May 20, 2016(edited 2016) “Two roads diverged in a wood, and I – I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.” ~ Robert Frost Who’d have thought years ago when I had to memorize this poem that I’d contemplate it more in my adult years! One can look… Continue reading “The Road Less Traveled”

In Honor of Earth Day

Written April 25, 2014(edited 2017) “ ‘Look over there! It is the Rainbow, Bright and Cheerful, it is the rainbow. Listen to that! It is the Swallow, Singing to gather the Rain Clouds to Us. Come over here, come, sings the Swallow. Come over here, come, sings the Swallow. Listen again! It is the Corn.… Continue reading In Honor of Earth Day