Sunday, September 14, 2008

Tuesday, September 9, 2008


It doesn't have to be
the blue iris, it could be
weeds in a vacant lot, or a few
small stones; just
pay attention, then patch

a few words together and don't try
to make them elaborate, this isn't
a contest but the doorway

into thanks, and a silence in which
another voice may speak.

--Mary Oliver, Thirst

photos by lucy from the san rafael farmer's market

Thursday, September 4, 2008