SoulTrainWalking
SoulTrainWalking

SoulTrainWalking

I haven't yet decided who I am. It feels sometime like I'm out of time, because I'm out of 20s.


Obligated

10 Mar 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Soul Train Walking

Wednesday nights under the stadium lights. I spent every fall there. The buzz of the band room—literal and figurative.  A trumpeter, tucked in a padded practice room, egg cartons lined the walls to dampen the sound, ricocheting off four brick walls a...

My muse

2 Mar 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Soul Train Walking

The lumber I have hauled and the blisters I have won. The places I have floated, boated, paddled, and padded. Who is my muse? Myself. And all my mishap adventures. My students, clients, friends, and significant others all serve as my muses. The rises...

The 14' Wall

23 Feb 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Soul Train Walking

It was my job to sweep the snow off the build, while he hauled lumber down and up the ditch. Two by fours and sixes, teetering on his shoulder. The sag of the Toyota lessened with each load. I remember getting pulled over at one point, for going to s...

I thought the terminus would

12 Feb 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Soul Train Walking

I was making espresso at home this morning, with the last of my half-caf batch. Decaf, organic local fair trade swiss-water style, thanks for asking. I'm going through this divorce with coffee, as an experiment to cure my weepy PMS and maybe salvage...