Sunday Poem on a Tuesday

Oasis Beth Bachmann We want what God wants: to be pure. Take the water. We’ll pay for it in glass. Poseidon, now there’s a god, a real king of water. We want what a god wants: to own it, all. Water baron, barren woman, what do you know of the sea? The sea never ceases…

On middle age

Gift from the Sea is not only a great book on being a woman, it is also a wonderful meditation on middle age This, Anne Morrow Lindbergh writes, is the essence of ‘coming of age’: To learn how to stand alone

Gift from the sea

Anne Morrow Lindbergh has written the best book on being a woman I have ever read: Written in 1955 it’s message & style still feels absolute contemporary.