Heed not Steve

Oh And If I Also Had The Aerodynamic Apparel

I could
do that
that
speed skate
business
you know
if it weren’t
so cold
on the ice
so cold
and
you know
if I were
all
dedicated
and
athletic
and
Olympic
yeah
I could
do that
I could
speed skate
if
only I
knew
how
to
skate

—-

© Steve Mitchell 2018

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Sans Song

on a winter day –

he tilts into sunlight

cold and bright

—-

© Steve Mitchell 2018

Electric Toothbrush

evening –
a silverfish runs
across the tiles

—-

© Steve Mitchell 2018

Opportunity Nap

a cold moon out –
our laundry still warm
from the dryer

—-

© Steve Mitchell 2018

No Stop to Visit

once

each year the geese fly

by

—-

© Steve Mitchell 2018

Germ

He makes a wish and blows.

What was your wish? she asks.

That all these dandelions would quit growing in my yard…

—-

© Steve Mitchell 2018

Fleet

In a moment of infinite, mindless, mindful zen, he draws a perfect, perfect circle.

This was not that moment.

In Prayer

all this rain –
we stare up at it
mouths open

—-

© Steve Mitchell 2018

Here’s Wishing Everyone An Unforgettable VD Experience!

Well, that didn’t sound right…

Happy Valentines Day!!

Polished

after rain

he finds the sunlight

somehow softer

—-

© Steve Mitchell 2018