Two Songs for Solitude

IThe Crystal Gazer I shall gather myself into myself again, I shall take my scattered selves and make them one, I shall fuse them into a ... Read more

Acquainted with the Night

I have been one acquainted with the night. I have walked out in rain—and back in rain. I have outwalked the furthest city light. I have looked ... Read more


At the innermost core of all loneliness is a deep and powerful yearning for union with one's lost self. —Brendan Francis Solitude . . . a ... Read more

Cloud Nine

I am alone and complete and completely alone here in my room I burn candles and incense and memories with soft music playing or silence I dance ... Read more

lone • li • ness

if you pause to listen carefully you can hear the silence in my house fan blades whirl above to ease the buttery warmth of summer days gone ... Read more

Udine Beach

In need of solitude I had found a revealing silence waiting at the dividing line between sand and sea. Blinded by an illusion and summoned to ... Read more