The day after Thanksgiving I had a little to smoke and sat down at the piano to fiddle about. This song came out. In the instinctive way that mothers look out for their children, it wasn’t long before the mother of us all, nature, provided a nice visual backdrop to the piece. I might developContinue reading “Snowfall”

Tiny Snowflakes

Tiny snowflakes Light as the air Fall through the gloom Scratching and biting Scaring birds off their branches Surrounding trees and Building on brick and metal and shingle and grass Dancing with the slightest breeze Inspired by silent music Energized by lack of sunlight Impervious to reason Ready to cover the globe with tiny specksContinue reading “Tiny Snowflakes”