OUR CATEGORY : Sandra Mooney Ellerbeck

What is Left and What is to Come

From the rocking of the cradle to the rolling of the hearse, this line from a Kristofferson song runs through my mind each time I visit you. It’s like you are back to being a baby, rocking in the cradle of dependency, rolling towards life beyond, especially as I see you now, asleep, your discarded […]

In Transition

My writing hand is as frozen as the birch branch outside the cabin window— the branch quivers in intervals as if knowing my longing to ink a blank page with meaning, just as I know that a chickadee’s flight pattern has ended on a branch below my view. This stillness with intermittent quivers induces feeling […]