"...the stars are the eyes of human beings, which rise out of their closed lids and become bright and regain their strength. And that is why all the stars are above the country-side, where everyone is sleeping, and over the town there are only a few, because there are so many restless people there, weeping, and reading, laughing and watching, who keep their eyes." -Rilke from The Dream Book Give your eyes to the night, so all the stars will stay bright.
and Will and Willis and John. (Sunset) http://www.sunsetswebsite.com They came on a Thursday. I cooked pasta with every veggie in the garden we had melon and strawberries for desert. There was wine and whiskey, and lots of songs and stories, and sticks of burning sage.
On Saturday we had a potluck and invited all the neighbors and friends and had a little farm concert. I made caramelized onion tart, and my famous secret popcorn for a late night snack (the secret - nutritional yeast + butter + cumin + salt = yum) When is was time to leave Bill left me with a few parting gifts. Among musical talents and the ability to wipe away your tears with thousand dollar bills, he is also a writer of short bits of odd genius. see below... (click on images to read)
Thank you Bill! (and Will and Willis and John and Jesse Woods) you are the best!