My Posse, My Tribe

“With all its shams, drudgery, and broken dreams, it is still a beautiful world.” ~ Max Ehrmann, Desiderata Every day when I do my morning prayers, I open with a silent prayer that is, essentially, a call to the “protective forces” of the universe to gather around me.  I call on them as I prepare … More My Posse, My Tribe

The Earl of Grey

This piece previously appeared in the November 2011 issue of Kalliope Magazine. *** This morning, Edgar wakes me.  Violet shadows blur the outlines of the walls and furnishings; all I see is the red light on the clock in the corner of my bedroom. 4:45 a.m.  I don’t need an alarm and never set one. … More The Earl of Grey