Like the environment where the grapes grow,

we each have soil, topography, and climate

in which we grew that imparts characteristics.

Like wine, we age, growing richer until

we don’t. A dusty bottle cellared forever.

read more about terroir


Waxing Not Waning

I am waxing, not waning, though really

a waxing and waning crescent Moon look

much the same and in this phase

my wife only knows I am intermediate –

less than before or perhaps becoming more.

      Moon Phases via Spirit-Fire on Flickr