writing

Shut up!

power lacks reason those responsible puzzled some thoughts best unsaid Reena’s Exploration Challenge #139 Quarantined Thoughts is the theme. It is not necessary that the words are used in the piece. Your interpretation or reflection on the words is enough. Your… Read More ›

As seen on TV

surrender darkness let the night discover all fireflies glow at dusk Frank Tassone’s #Haikai Challenge #142 (6/7/20): firefly, lightning bug (hotaru) #haiku #senryu #haibun #tanka #haiga #renga This week, write the #haikai poem of your choice (haiku, senryu, haibun, tanka,… Read More ›

Staged plays

dramas disturb life farewell roles with mixed reviews echoes of missed cues Reena’s Exploration Challenge #138 featured image – Pexels

Ode to a dad

he was the man, my dad, he showed me the way taught me what to say filled me with hope oh, those slippery slopes together, we laughed, we cried had nothing to hide took life in our stride my mentor,… Read More ›

Give and take

life’s path good and bad day by day without answers proof lies in photos What do you see # 32- 1st June 2020 Frank Tassone’s #Haikai Challenge #141 (5/31/20): Justice #haiku #senryu #haibun #tanka #haiga #renga This week, write the #haikai… Read More ›