The Horse – a poem by Ronald Duncan

The Horse  Where in this wide world can man find nobility without pride, friendship without envy, or beauty without vanity? Here where grace is laced with muscle and strength by gentleness confined. ___ He serves without servility; he has fought without enmity. There is nothing so powerful, nothing less violent; there is nothing so quick,…

Details 

Sometimes I wonder if detail matters. Time eludes me and I feel like detail is too much that a general application of effort will have to do. Then I look at nature. Frost is tansient it last maybe hours maybe minutes but the detail and intricate patterns and construction are minuscule.  I look at myself,…

Pave the Way

Be the person you want to be, Be a role model for future generations not a reflection of past, Leave the world in the condition you found it or better, Make a difference……. however small it adds up!   Rachael

Inauguration Day 

There are many commentators on the Trump Inauguration today. I have seen the preparation and it will be a spectacle. Here is my view, on a day off, the sky Is bright blue the animals are healthy and I am far removed from any pomp and ceremony. My commentary on the inauguration is…. on every…