The significance of this is not clear (a poem)

Shingles. What the hell?! I’d guess that maybe it’s a reminder to slow down— except things are already at a standstill because that’s the process Or maybe I’ve just said ‘goddammit’ too often lately and this is a lesson in not questioning the Divine Will Either way I’m staying well away from ‘Super Track Urgent [...]

Reminder (a poem)

She would have turned 89 tomorrow… The calendar very helpfully reminds me that tomorrow is her birthday She stopped celebrating years ago but this year she doesn’t get that choice And obviously I’m not going to say anything (10 September 2019)     Wishes sometimes have consequences—order now from your favorite local bookstore! IndieBound search: [...]