Tag: monochrome

Slow coach

A big locomotive has pulled into town,Heavy, humungus, with sweat rolling down,A plump jumbo olive.Huffing and puffing and panting and smelly,Fire belches forth from her fat cast iron belly. Poof, how she’s burning,Oof, how she’s boiling,Puff, how she’s churning,Huff, how she’s toiling.She’s fully exhausted… Continue Reading “Slow coach”

Missing the Mix

“I AM the people–the mob–the crowd–the mass.Do you know that all the great work of the world isdone through me?I am the workingman, the inventor, the maker of theworld’s food and clothes.I am the audience that witnesses history…” The Mob ~ Carl Sandburg I’m… Continue Reading “Missing the Mix”

Making the most of Mist & Minimalism

“It amazes me when mistchloroforms the fieldsand wipes out whatever world  exists… …and a crowcalls down to me in its treetop voicethat there are webs and dripsand actualities up there” Mist ~ Alice Oswald A cold spell followed by a warm front brought two… Continue Reading “Making the most of Mist & Minimalism”