"Who is that old man in the mirror?" dad asked as he looked up with a crooked half smile.
Savoring what lingers
In the air
Where do you place broken pieces of color?
I suppose I will one day display them with pride
until then I'll hide them
beneath my mosaic collar
Aroma flutters among dreams
Enjoying together, alone
soothing words of comfort
a fast beating heart
rhythms of two
become one pulse
Historically hummingbirds were killed for their feathers, today they face different but equally devastating threats, habitat loss and destruction are today's hummingbird’s main threat
Shackled to a love that drives a need