Category: smith & Lady

  • Smith & Lady travels more or less Aug 2006 – Mar 2009

    Smith & Lady travels more or less Aug 2006 – Mar 2009 We first left with 70 pounds of backpack each — returned with 35 pounds each . . . quickly learned you REALLY have to want something in order to carry it on your back. >>>>> to chiplis (1 mile) >>>>> to chicago — […]

  • new Stone Rangers

    My longest-lasting friend Stone Ranger from 1971 or 2 been warping some of my fotos into his collages. I’ll post later some of his Stone Ranger & Snorto cartoons from the early 1970’s Here are his latest:

  • Cat & Dog

    Cat & Dog Cat was on the feather Showing me where the feather was, dear “Did you catch a cat?” Barely, like one of those quantum particles, snapping my fingers, hard to hold … Our cat knows which one is the prey in our current game I saw a woman play Three Card Monte with […]

  • Sun Ra

    Poems by Lady

  • 11 yr on

    Eleven Year On Our eleventh year my dear an odd number for an odd wife with an odd cat and an odd husband heading for a dozen better’n folk thought who doubted we’d make one as we three odds make it even better – Smith, 9.9.2016

  • Lady Poem 8/14/2016

    Wistful rain like I am being taken care of home safe carapace from which I play the carilon of keystrokes on computer I sit in comfort of couch in presence of husband of love the cat shifts her hind toes carefree in plush sleep knowledge of oatmeal to come berries to pick bees to visit […]

  • no Eve she

    Status Report 227 Open freezer looking for nibbles find none Open fridge yet again for immediate eats find none Closing door I see wife’s note: R U HUNGRY ENOUGH TO EAT AN APPLE?? Yes! Grab apple bite into spoiled pulp spit it out No Eve she – Smith, 7.21.2016

  • Lady poem 7-17-2016

    The colophon of a book of the paradise of my life – would I let myself enjoy it – includes block print bees, fruit trees, pineapples, haystacks and wheat wreathes, mint juleps and distillations cultural and otherwise, figures in almanacs rendered into prizes for specimens shown at a county fair We could walk into this […]

  • Lady Poem 6-15-2016

    A bit like a nun up from clean starched sheets worshiping royal yellow emperor sun unfolding its robes into the new day to the plunking strum of Eralio Gill’s harp somewhere out there a rose garden in here blessed routine looking out our green window I write poems, I visit my own home live my […]

  • May 12, 2016 Lady Poem

    Satisfaction so easily found in the sunshine of your love in the extended moments of long Saturday afternoons Saturday holy middle days shushed work or carpentry rehab of personal projects Time for parks and poignant green dreams – moist warm plant and earth smells harken youth’s outdoor playtime like memory beheld in a celestial momento […]