Day: March 26, 2016

Frozen Steps

In response to Sue Vincent’s photo prompt – The Stairway http://scvincent.com/2016/03/25/photo-prompt-the-stairway/     (In the style of Sufi poetry)   Frozen Steps —- Examine frozen Find your rhythm In the tapping of ice crystals — With  your most foolish foot Slide forward the sole And feel the danger In the deadly realm where Blood and pain meet — And then — Disregard them all In … Read More Frozen Steps

Bound

Originally posted on Sue Vincent's Daily Echo:
The long stems of the periwinkle, vinca major, were used to make garlands and their Latin name comes from vincio, ‘to bind’. Periwinkles have been used medicinally for centuries, principally for its astringent qualities and to help stop bleeding. It is also used by herbalists to help diabetes.  In folk medicine, an ointment of lard and…

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