Daily Archives: April 21, 2014

Complaints

A mess of aching bones, sharp pain in limbs, a sway in her walk.  Twice in one year, bridges for her mouth. Rocking in the ancient creaking chair, she stares at the open sink, filled with dishes soaking in soapy … Continue reading

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Got Gravy?

Her? Oh honey, she’s ridingthe gravy train, plainand simple. Her fingersare thick with rings.Well, no wonder, she ishalf his age. Stage of lifehe’s in, he could go, snap!just like that. She is waiting,anticipating all that moneyshe will inherit. There she … Continue reading

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Fasting

Sitting in temple Prayer shawl fringe rests on stomach Rumbling, cleansed of sin   Written for Carpe Diem Haiku Kai #451/Fasting

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The Pittsburgh Eagles

Eagles have landed in Pittsburgh. No one knows why; everyone is watching. Eggs in the nest, shadow of a hawk, scared off by the male. Eggs begin to hatch. Baby eaglets shake off their shells, and are welcomed to the … Continue reading

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