Tag Archives: Understanding

The Appointment

  The Oldmeldrum farm machinery show went through its usual motions and visits were made to the various stands, showing their wares. No more than to Johnny’s, who had by far the most visitors, but the least sales returns to … Continue reading

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Time to wait

Grey clouds gathered gradually The vast space came in above me As I was marking time The contrasts changed my perspective Putting purpose to my projection Weathered adjustments made Behind the brick wall I lay Beside the tree with barrel … Continue reading

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fly the flag

want the icing on the cake right here, right now, delegate to kindred spirits, proliferate ties that binds us through our life with meaning over all this strife we can do at our own risk cutting at them quick and … Continue reading

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Bridge Number Nine

  In the middle of the bridge, in the middle of the night, no sun shone on his despair. The Seine flowed steadily underneath as soldiers emerged from the Pont Neuf boat terminal. Leo waited and waited, but no one … Continue reading

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Racing for Yellow

Sean looked over his shoulder and saw the pursuit appear over the rise behind him. He looked ahead towards the target and pressed on. His lungs were bursting and he was burning up, the last of the water had gone. … Continue reading

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tomorrow comes again

when you wash away the memories and losers win again, you can dig through the wreckage; pieces of a puzzle of the slain. let it all out for sorry triers; their blood on the hard ground, their closed doors are … Continue reading

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Together

It had been a long summer. Training had been hard as had been the running of relentless races, but I was improving and I could see me getting closer to Abebe at the end. He had done well this year, … Continue reading

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