If I neglect you,
or fail to be consistent–
respond rarely, please
just know I read you. Living
with a senior’s not easy.
Chokecherry tree has
hosted a variety
of brilliant hued birds:
waxwings, blue jays, chickadees—
uplifting me each season.
unfurl their watery carpets
Elsewhere, the earth’s splitting and
we are in Arch-villains’ hands.
You’re thrashing in bed,
then start to recall your head
on your old pillow.
Now you wonder if it was
donated—or stashed away.
Close up I can see
this wasp on my window is
it preens antennae like a
cat its ears, after a meal.
*I do apologize for not visiting and commenting your blogs, we are technically on holiday and I’m not around enough to do so. I’ll be back to see you next week! Kat
Setting up a Brand-New Life in London
a creative writing notebook by Bill Bisgood
by Lize Bard
Alex Markovich, 39 y.o. male living in Russia. A photographer, writer, and lecturer, as well as translator. A regular guest on “Radio of Russia” and other radio stations. Main subjects of the programs: “Traveling through Russia” and “Photo Art” (Alex arranges photo exhibitions in various Russian towns and cities, as well as abroad). E-mail: travel.with.markovich AT gmail.com
poems, flash fiction and photographs
Writing is ..., it just is ...
A Quest For Emotional Insight
Roots and Branches in our Family Trees
thoughts, anecdotes and snapshots stumbled upon
Fumbling by Leisure, Singing to Cake
because the story must be told
Diary of a Canadian Winter Garden
A Continuing Revolution
Color by words.
home of the elusive trope
"Literature is language charged with meaning." Ezra Pound
Football Talk - with other stuff mixed in