The small desktop clock has a slender second hand, an ornate arrow that leaps from second into second. Its shadow marks time one second behind. The slight audible ticks: Now. Now. Now. Now. Now. Each moment precedes a brief hesitation, a pause before it jumps from the past into the present.
- #acourseinmiracles #dailyprompt # noticing #prosepoem #smallstone #smallstones #throughthewindow Art biological integrity birds Book Book review Carolina wren Dreams feelings Garden Garden design grief Learning Italian Literature Lucille Ball Marie Read Marsha Norman migration mindful writing Native Plants Natural Landscapes nature Nature writing New York NewYork State NHP Petition Niagara Niagara County Niagara County New York Niagara Falls Niagara Falls New York Niagara Gorge Niagara Heritage Partnership Niagara Heritage Partnership petition Nik Wallenda NY NYS DOT NYS Parks NYS Parks Scoping oblique strategy observations October Surprise place Plant Politics prose poems Psychology Quotation road removal Robert Moses Robert Moses Parkway Robert Moses State Parkway sense nature Sense of Place six stone Saturday sixwordSaturday Social Sciences Spider bite spiders Terry Pratchett The Sunday Swap Thomas Wolfe traveling W. Somerset Maugham waterfront weather Wild Ones Native Plants Writers Resources writing