A Note For The Morning

‘Rumi tea’ with a splash of almond milk named by me after the poet Last night I dreamed I was looking at this tea cup of mine I had found packed away with others just like it in the garage. I had thought then, ‘I don’t think I’d really like to drink out of a…… Continue reading A Note For The Morning

Please Don’t Eat A Moonflower, Or Be Saddened By Burned Up Honey

(Japanese Artwork)You might hear someone wonder aloud about how to understand poetry or its purpose; maybe you have, too. I believe that poetry can be appreciated naturally but is not really experienced only literally. Sometime after I thought of the title of this blog, Blush of Dawn and created it, I learned that pink skies in the…… Continue reading Please Don’t Eat A Moonflower, Or Be Saddened By Burned Up Honey

A Cat Who Will Determine If You’re Worth His Time

First post today, “Fairy Water Mischief.”Peeko may be a Zen master meditator, but he will judge you. And he may very likely let you know that he wants to know, “Who the hell are you and why are you still here?,” or he may approve of you and become your affectionate friend.This is a cat…… Continue reading A Cat Who Will Determine If You’re Worth His Time