This morning I felt a wonderful shift in my mood! And I remembered this little poem I wrote a couple of years ago. The format of very short sentences was inspired by Burma Shave signs I remember seeing on country roads as a child. Do any of you remember Burma Shave signs? Is there a … Read more

The Shift

The Shift Sometimes from a hidden source comes a shift It is as if on a dark cloudy day the sun comes out At such a time it is good to make a little record It may be a picture or a remembered song or a poem It will be a treasure for you in … Read more

The Gift

I took one step, and I was in another world It was my usual walk, the same route The same sights and sounds The same thoughts, feelings, preoccupations And now all was changed Subtle but there could be no mistake That one step changed everything There was a hush in my world A sense of … Read more

The Morning Star

The light which puts out our eyes is darkness to us. Only that day dawns to which we are awake. There is more day to dawn. The sun is but a morning star. Henry David Thoreau Sunrise in CharlotteRobert Oberg The Morning Star The subtle feeling has returned I search for words to tell my … Read more


Sometimes it seems the stars themselves do shift And everything changes Relationships, work, life Nothing is like it was And I wonder why … What am I to the stars Or the stars to me?