Thursday, June 1, 2017


after a year's wait
lilacs dominated spring
for fifteen minutes

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

An Awakening

music flowed last night
once she roused her mandolin
from its deep slumber

Monday, May 29, 2017


he panicked because
no one called nor expected
him to return home

Image ID 26282444 © Americanspirit |

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Give 'n Take

after he swore at
Yahweh and wasn't struck down
conversation flowed

Bright Sun Image ID 19906581 © Wenani |

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Late '77

the prized coffee mug
he tossed into their pond marked
impending chaos

Wednesday, May 24, 2017


deemed far too messy
his yellow finches won't find
last summer's feeder

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

A Memory

in his clothes
hours after they said goodnight
her perfume lingered

Image ID 17789025 © Evgeny Dubinchuk |