To all my fellow bloggers for my lengthy absence.
Due to a severe groin injury, I have been undergoing
treatment and therapy (ugh!)—and consequently have
been unable to keep up with my daily chores, hobbies
and fun stuff, including blog postings, visiting other
bloggers’ postings and responding to comments.
My wife has set up a standup station for me (during my
better-feeling moments) to work with my more important
Hopefully I won’t be sidelined for only a few more weeks.
Everyone— please be safe and have a wonderful day!
One morning while getting ready to fill our bird feeder with seed, my wife and I saw a gray tabby drinking out of the ground level water dish.
Hello again, my friend
And we’re still here
You a bit ruffl’d
I a bit grayer
Should the time come
when I no longer see you perch’d here
or you no longer see me—
let’s cherish the memory of our little chats
through flavor and touch
through beauty and redolence
their energy speaks
the kid is gone
a man now
in a world of new rules
but will whisper the heart
in the far tomorrow
about the kid who never left