Such a charming video by John and Karen Keane. You must watch this, especially if you’ve never seen a courting dulcimer… and especially if you love good music!
Please click on “play”
poem by Yeats, of course; music by me
I will arise and go now, and go to Innisfree,
And a small cabin build there, of clay and wattles made:
Nine bean-rows will I have there, a hive for the honeybee,
And live alone in the bee-loud glade.
And I shall have some peace there, for peace comes dropping slow,
I will arise and go now, for always night and day
What do you think, wordpress friends? I’m considering quitting the blogging world. Watch this and you might too.
I wish I knew her name.
Called in a tree expert to save this mighty white pine, looking sick. He says I have to water it. How long does it take from my hose to the roots? As far down as it grows up? I’m so small, humbled.
The white pine’s so near the lake, but being that close doesn’t mean it isn’t parched.
The Earth is precisely
the right size to cast
a round shadow that fits
exactly on the moon.
I was told this
by a man I once loved
as if it were common knowledge
it were true.
I need, all the time, something
to be true.
casting its penny
into heaven’s river.
What to do
with such a
And how to keep
from dying of thirst,
bottle of water in hand?