"There was one Elephant--a new Elephant--an Elephant's Child--who was full of 'satiable curiosity, and that means he asked ever so many questions. And he lived in Africa, and he filled all Africa with his 'satiable curiosities." Rudyard Kipling
Monday, February 28, 2011
Shortly After Rain
Cricket mother screams at their ruined floors
Cricket children scatter
Mother Cricket's rampaging dirge.
"My heart overflows with a pleasing theme; I address my verses to the king; my tongue is like the pen of a ready scribe" (Psalm 45:1).
Wayfaring bard, nimble-fingered jewelry-maker, reader and collector of lore and tome, Irish-Scottish gypsy, Appalachian to the bone, & music aficionado.