One sky, three cloud stories

We were witness to a most extraordinary sky tonight. Four witnesses, three stories, the youngest of us opting for a single word description: "scary." Here are the descriptions from me, John, and Emma, but not in that order: Cauliflower and the Gates of Hell...

Be a baggage-convertible-optical-fire angel

This is a world of angels. I was so moved on Saturday night when my host in Bend, Oregon, invited two dozen people to sit in a gorgeous fire circle after my reading in that fair city. We talked about paths up a mountain, those paths we had taken and not, whether we...

He was me.

Your assignment today, should you choose to accept it, is to watch this tiny movie called "He was me," and ponder. Artist and filmmaker Peter Reynolds is my new best friend. He doesn't know it yet, of course, but that has never stopped me before. If you...

Life is a Verb in Manzanita, Portland, Bend!

I'm Oregon bound tomorrow. Perhaps I'll see you at one of these readings in that fine state – hope so! Thursday, July 16 – Manzanita, Oregon 5-6:30pm – Reading Cloud and Leaf Bookstore (503-368-2665) 148 Laneda Avenue   Thursday, July...