WIND IN THE ICE CAVE blows round my empty heartspreading throughthe ice cavechillingeven passion’s firenot stoppingdispersing all emotionsup, down, aroundstalactitesbreathing intoevery veinchilling (champagne)in the ice caveof lost lovebits chip offquietmeltthread thinsilenceCRACKsnapped finishedENDED by Janet Brugos, Paris, France 1993
What time is it?
How much time do you have?
Not much time.
Too much time
No time at all.
Does my time count?
Was it you who threw out the first ball? I caught the ball and ran with it. Was it a tennis ball, a hand ball, a low ball or A high ball? At the black and white ball? Well, it certainly wasn’t a foul ball. Great balls of fire, it was a bowling ball. How is …
“Here, take this.” “No, you take that.” “Are you going to give up?” “Are you going to take up?” “Take up what? “Take up the cause?” “What Cause?” “What matters?” “What matters to you or what matters to me?” “Why do you ask?” “Well, it is not clear. Is this for you or is …
Simple words. Not hard to find. What makes them Come to mind? Mind you head. Foot the bill. Check it over. Over my head. Hand it over. where? Over there. There comes a day. Is that food For thought? Lend me your ears. Mine are pierced. Your lips have a ring. Now that has a ring …
Weather How’s the weather? Icy cold Or spicy Hot? What’s the matter With the weather? No matter, mad hatter. Who’s the latter? Is the hatter late? Because of the Rain in Spain? Or the snow in Argentina Or the fog In London? Is it the Ice In Greenland Or a sandstorm In the Sahara? Weathervane.
Flight Variations On the flight of an angel. How high do they fly? Birds fly into the sky. Plates fly in Greek Tavernas. Flight of the Bumble Bee. Is pie in the sky a flight? Butterflies fly over Iguassu Falls.
Sumi Bird ©2013 by Janet Brugos Dreams Day dreams are goals. Night dreams are conflict resolutions. I have used both To enjoy some magnificent adventures. starting with My trip to Europe with my Girl Scout Troop at age sixteen. I worked to earn the money for it. Which was a life lesson gift. My love …
Time Have you got the time? No Time at all. What? What time is it? Greenwich Mean Time. My time. Full time Part time. Half Time. Time out. Time’s up. Time’s over. Out of time.
Hands Off Hands up. Hands down. Hand it over. Hand it off, Hand it down. Blood On my hands. It is O u t O f m y h a n d s. by Janet Brugos Oakland, CA November 16, 2014