At least infinity stands off

At least infinity stands off

At least infinity stands off, makes room in the back of the closet for another pair of shoes, an old umbrella, our clutch of tight memories.  Years to list become, like a baked cake, no longer separate, but melt, mesh, cohere into the sweet taste of shared lips....
The Secret of the Empty Hand

The Secret of the Empty Hand

If there is one skill that results in more quality in marriage and longevity it is the skill of emptying the hand. I don’t remember the first time our new shiny new marriage got a scratch on it. Nor do I remember what the scratch was about. I do remember feeling...
So Much To Learn Together!

So Much To Learn Together!

So much to learn together!  So much to share!  Languages and acting, poetry and drama and computer-programming and physics and metaphysics, and parapsychology and electronics and gardening and bankruptcy and mythology and geography and cooking and history and painting...
Become One

Become One

Under normal conditions, when a baby is born most everyone recognizes that they are going to have to share.  Before the baby there were 24 hours in the day and none of them were dedicated to the baby.  After the baby is born, most everyone recognizes that there are...
A Little Thing That Means So Much

A Little Thing That Means So Much

From Time immemorial, flowers have been considered the language of love. They don’t cost much, especially in season, and often they’re for sale on the street corners. Yet, considering the rarity with which the average husband takes home a bunch of...