Thursday, January 19, 2017

I'll be silent for a while

My dear husband, George, passed away on January 10th. We were together for most of 33 years, married for 12. 

I'll be silent here on this blog for a while, as I allow myself to settle into the prospect of life without George. I trust that my creative mojo will make its way back to me at some point.

i carry your heart with me (i carry it in
my heart) i am never without it (anywhere
i go you go, my dear and whatever is done
by only me is your doing, my darling)
i fear no fate (for you are my fate, my sweet) i want
no world (for beautiful you are my world, my true)
and it’s you are whatever a moon has always meant
and whatever a sun will always sing is you
here is the deepest secret nobody knows
(here is the root of the root and the bud of the bud
and the sky of the sky of a tree called life; which grows
higher than the soul can hope or mind can hide)
and this is the wonder that’s keeping the stars apart
i carry your heart (i carry it in my heart) - e.e. cummings

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