The Muses Dance

The muses dance. They never stop, not even when you turn the music off. They are not selective, they never desert, they always whisper even when unheard. You think you are alone, the only one in the room, but the muses spin around and through. They do not do the work for you; they simply [...]


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When someone new enters your life, Your world expands. They get their own chair at your table And their own mug in your cupboard. There are more events on your calendar And more laughter in your life. When they leave, Your world shrinks again. There is sudden silence and emptiness in your house, No cooking [...]