Trying

I tried to explain my position but There were other things to consider. When it was time to leave it ...

In Flight

So we looked up to marvel at the dip and bend of the plane overhead frolicking like a sea shark ...

Images: a list

Looking at the water, strewn with green seaweed, small frogs are taking form, intwined between leaves. The war has divided ...

Desire

The kiss was soft-- we flurried--palpable and pursued the entwining tenderness. Kevin Bacon, so recognized, but I am confused as ...

Istanbul

In the air to Istanbul. To remember it better. A short trip. I get out of the the underground and ...

Foreign Lands

The spaces shift, the path adjusts. Among the people, I am foreign looking for the women's baths, caught with pants ...

Pale Bodies

As I walked through the room towards the door out, wondering how she could monitor so calmly the bodies which ...

Bits and Pieces

Michael was putting lipstick on. Twice. Our father glancing. . My legs unshaven, flowing with hairs. Hairs sticking out of ...

Sunday, January 29th, 2011

Mom is losing her mind. How many mothers have become unmoored? Travel once more-- a place in South America, named ...

Japan

I am not sure who my friend was. A man. Young(ish). We were both in Japan on a bus leaving the airport. Immediately we ...

Somewhere Else

I am returning home this is not in sequence Earlier, I watched as a woman ran out the door, and hid on ...

The Island

We are on the island which is so very far away it is hard to imagine. There is the house ...

Bridges

Only a trace is left. The long bridge extending over the blue. Too long, my vertigo says, even though the ...

Illusions

I can come to the party, too. Walking down the sidewalk, I see ___  Z and my daughter and a few ...

Fingers

My fingers froze up, bent one on top of the other, not quite able, reaching, crunched. My left hand folded, ...

The Broken Bloom

There had been violence. Man-made of course, but nature also had a hand. I scanned the bank, and, with a ...

On the Path

On the Path
One image is clear, her arms were ripped --. And out of her well defined muscle popped another one, small ...

The Shore (a series)

Though she doesn't quite make sense, I understand her. And say so. See, she is still here, picking up the ...