Tagged: aging

heart.

Credit: Brennan Massicotte

Credit: Brennan Massicotte

 

She’s calmer now. The winter Sun is setting.

 
           The edges of her voice have dulled

but

           her eyes are still swift, snowy blue

           blossomed into summer skies.

 

She is august now. Slow,

heavy as the air. Mellow,

 
the Moon easing in her hammock.

People Grow Backwards (30 min)

[Not sure what I mean by writing drill? Read this.]

Credit: Wordspin

We’re supposed to get wiser as we age, we’re supposed to absorb the world around us and the knowledge from every experience we have until we reach a destination called Old and a state called Wizened. Chronological growth follows the philosophical growth of living. Like the education system, we follow steps of growth, of intake.  Continue reading