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11.10.2017

tap tap tap ... does this thing work ?





Hello?  Hello?  Is anyone out there?  Can someone turn on the mike keyboard please?  oh, phew.  There it goes.  A bit rusty.  The letter mmmm is sticking a bit.  Might take a while to get things moving again.  Rusty.  Dusty.  Tinman and cans of oil come to mind.  


My apologies.  I was having a senior zen moment.  I'm actually enjoying this quiet space.  Empty.  Life has become so 'jangly' - is that a word??  Now it is ... yep, right there on page 450 in the RDG dictionary of useful words.  Where was I ... oh, yes, right here, soaking in the moment of a fresh page rolled into the trusty laptop, clean, clutter free and .. space.   Let me share some random fragments with you:   when the ecstasy of finally getting what you want wears off (come on guys, you know it does) what comes next (I promise I'm not going to list the banal detailia of ordinary married life) is a sweet spot of comfort and gratitude. Think 'cable knit blankies'  and 'therapy dogs' and mugs of hot tea sort of comfort.  Hygge is the word.   Question:  if you stop feeding your roots, will your words die?  or do they go dormant and wait for better times?   Images and random thoughts are burbling up, but I think, for this moment, I'm going to sit quiet - fingertips on keys - and





Listen.


xxx
rdg



5 comments:

gz said...

Listening is good. Fill your cup with words, then spill some out for us.
It is good to be happy xx

red dirt girl said...

Seeing you here, gz, has made me inordinately happy!

Hello friend.

xxx
rdg

goatman said...

Dormancy is fun, for a bit.

red dirt girl said...

Goat wisdom at its best ...

xxx
rdg

gz said...

Hello back...privileged to be called friend xx