A Christmas Tale
Watching Woods Fill Up with Snow

Begin the Year Aslant

 

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Tell all the truth but tell it slant -
 

Emily Dickinson

 

 

We carry yesterday's truths

 

 

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Into the morning of now. 

 

 

With reliance on Dickinson, these are the truths I tell aslant:

 

  

 

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Faith is A Large Blue Sky.

 

 

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Memories cause the Soul to stand Ajar. 

 

 

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Revelry alone will Do.

 

 

 

 

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Strength is Artifice over Weakness.

 

 

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Fortune befriends the Bold in friends.

 

 

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Nature does not Knock.

 

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Madness is Divinest Sense. 

 

 

 

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Family is capacious. 

 

 

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Tradition  a Bulwark.

 

 

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Animals are the Things with Feathers. 

 

 

 

 

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Home is the Headland. 

 

 

 

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Idleness a Tune. 

 

 

 

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Playthings are not to be Abandoned.

 

 

 

 

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Children

 

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are

 

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our

 

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Immortality.

 

 

 

 

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 Love is Anterior to Life.

 

 

 

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Love is so Startling

It leaves Little Time

for Anything Else. 

 

 

Happy New Year

 

May you Dwell in Possibility!

 

 

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