A Handful of Stones invites us to participate this month in following a trail of small stones: polished moments of paying attention. Have a go at it, but don’t force it. Everything is already there. Here. And showing up as missing.
NOUN: (used with a pl. verb) People without homes considered as a group. Often used with the.
There, to the left — a tiny Christmas
tree growing in the empty lot
across the street from Denny’s.
Old snow drifted over. The flash
of blue parked downwind from the tree.
Someone’s borrowed grocery cart
stuck in knee-deep crust.