poems as hand- and foot-holds on a glass mountain

Clearing Fences

we sip chilled wine on a deck-like terrace in autumn sunlight’s failing warmth in the distance the low rumble of the falls a light lunch we’ve…

Too Late

                    Late evening light sorts the leaves of an old apple tree beside the backyard deck an heirloom variety whose name I almost recall… Pippin.  Newton Pippin.  Grown…

The Unchosen

  not mine exactly, those unchosen remaining in the odd half-life of possibles careers considered and abandoned their corridors un-walked my tread a ghostly absence among…

A Life Novel

               Reading a few lines almost at random turning pages by handfuls in a paperback left on a counter in…

Mirror Face

  Bars across the mirror  partially obscured his face   he looks older, weary, wary battered but not defeated   expecting another blow gives no hint…

Elizabeth Ü

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Elizabeth Ü

Non-Profit & Small Business Strategist | Number Cruncher | Writer | Yoga Teacher | Buddhist | Asker of Questions (etc)

The Postmodern Peripatetic

Ethics, Hermeneutics, Historiography

Emmanuel Levinas

"The face is a living presence; it is expression...The face speaks"

Fourteen Lines

A Sonnet Obsession

LogoSophia Magazine

A Pilgrim's Journal of Life, Literature and Love

St. John One: One

John 1:1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.

Parhelion

Literary Magazine

The Line Break

A poetry & wine blog

The Dōgen Institute

Disseminating the Teachings of Eihei Dōgen Zenji

best poetry blog in the cosmos

4 out of 5 dentists recommend this WordPress.com site

Scott Edward Anderson's Poetry Blog

"One reader is a miracle; two, a mass movement." - Walter Lowenfels

failed haiku - a journal of English Senryu

Editor Bryan Rickert with founder and now Video Editor Mike Rehling

Third Wednesday Magazine

A Quarterly Journal of Literary and Visual Arts

Ancient Forest Zen

Dedicated to the liberation of all beings.

Frank J. Tassone

haikai poetry matters

The Nihilist Void

Nothing matters.