Unassuming Sister

Unassuming Sister

Although she roosts with friends concealed in foliage nearby, I know she forages alone, a hungry poet in the dark...

Uncaged (Getting out of Class Early)

Uncaged (Getting out of Class Early)

Boing goes the child heart inside my seventy-something bones. Free, free, unexpected freedom! I’m startled into weightlessness, Boing! gravity releases...

Summer Solstice at 72

Summer Solstice at 72

The wheel of the year’s turning dizzies me this time. How can I dance? Instead, I honor the sun with...

Dikteon Cave

Above the Lassithi Plain, I climb and climb, until a caress from the wind and a welcome bench allow me...