the lessons learned (from the episode of the wine glass)

when the glass with the fine thin bowl fell from the careless edge of the table the decanter for a moment ceased to breathe as it tilted on its journey parallel to the wooden indifference of the table leg a spring in the mechanism of the door between kitchen and dining softly twanged almost horizontal … Continue reading the lessons learned (from the episode of the wine glass)

a little skunk

scat! scat! get yourself behind me (scat! scat!) scat!     scat!     scat!     scat! I say get yourself behind me you’d better go (scat! scat!)   (scat! scat!) I turn myself around put you away beyond my shoulder don’t come too close don’t come too close I got the big guns I will blaze you (scat! scat!) … Continue reading a little skunk