Category Archives: The Passages in Life

Narcissus & Longan Teas

In memory of you, the kindness of her mother’s neighbor, translated… I grew up in the army retirement villages, there was a mom in the village who’d, planted a lot of narcissus in her yard.  There’s, that kind of elegance, … Continue reading

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Translating You

On deciphering the meanings of life, of death, of loss, thoughts from the wilderness, translated… Reciting to the lavenders, the violets, you’d, weighed the translations, the aromas together.  Taking in the stanzas of Elizabeth Bishop, as well as the season … Continue reading

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How We’d, Decided, to Live After Sixty

Keeping your, lifestyle, just as active as you’d lived previous, that, is a great way, to stay young forever all right!!!  translated… Recalling how as I got across my fortieth “marker”, I’d, announced to my friends, I’m already, going towards, … Continue reading

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The False Scares of Dementia for the Elderly Parents Around the Holidays

From the Neurologist’s Office, off of the Front Page Sections, translated… The New Year’s coming, working in the giant tall white towers, I can’t help, but share some things with the rest, something I’d, discovered, around the holidays.  Every year … Continue reading

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A Third Time, Being, Asked Out

How she’d, found the man, who’s devoted to her, who’d, helped her family out, to marry, a good man, translated… I was only seventeen when I started working for my firm, I was a first year high school night division … Continue reading

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The Sandwich with the Wholes on Them, Between a Father & a Daughter

With that act from the father, shown toward the daughter, the ice melted between them, translated… From since I could recall, my father played the “bad cop” in our upbringing, I’d recalled, how I’d gotten so mad at him, told … Continue reading

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Jazz, a Poem

The Others Used the Multi-Colored Clay to Mold You Picked it Up, and Cut it in Half Other Children Played with the Bamboo Dragonflies Sending Them Flying You Used it, as a Baton to Conduct the Music Other Children Want … Continue reading

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