The Big DumpTruck

Throwing Little Thought Pebbles at Your Windshield Since 1996

Tag: Poem

Planting a Flag

The hardest part may be Reclaiming the places and spaces once shared by two; favorite haunts, now haunted. You can ignore, retreat, recoil Avoid the heartache of a thousand happy memories Or face them Own them Plant your flag in the soft sand of towns with ocean views Even as you wipe away tears and […]



Frozen fields unfettered blowing ice breath short wandering, pondering The day stretches long and lean Possibilities peak out between gnarled tree branches and frosted grass lonely birds fly with weak songs their promises of warmer days. For now, the sun is wanting and the journey long Swirls of smoke from a chimney and my breath […]