Category: Arts

It’s Memorial Day

It’s Memorial Day It drizzles An older man limps across a parking lot His arms are crossed behind his back It’s Memorial Day He enters Italian Kitchen, Tomato Pies Best pizza in town, they’re open, tv on, menu in window…

Say What, World Listens, Who Hears

“How was the tilapia?” “Somebody died in a fog.” •••••••• “Sine Pari,” says the bumper sticker, “I ask what does that mean?” She says, “Without equal!” ••••••• Bullet Head Doogan, said, “One day I think I have it figured out…

Snow’s Reflection

Blades of grass protrude from fresh snow It continues to fall A sculpture ponders its relevance Benches remain empty How much does thunder weigh ••• Please help us by shopping at amazon,com through this link! Thanks!  

Blue Heron not Blue

• My attention is grabbed by a strange “awk, awk” sound up and to my left A huge silhouette of a blue heron cruises across a newly dark sky The bird is on the way to its nest in the…

Good Enough

A V-formation of geese fly below a crescent moon in a pale blue sky as a pink sun descends The following morning Clara pets Snickers and laughs in a German accent as she wears a grey hoodie that says MAINE…

Poem: On a Warm Day

On a Warm Day A car comes to a halt at three way stop signs on, a one way street The girls cross A butterfly flutters by a butterfly bush in a back yard, ignoring it A hummingbird buzzes in…

Eleanor’s Azalea

• Eleanor’s azalea is in bloom She planted it years before She could see it, from her sitting room  Near her front door • Aggie’s trees are growing strong When I was I boy, she would scold me for climbing…