Category Archives: summer

Postcard from the hills

Sometimes in silence, I reflect on love. Love that I have, and, love that is gone. What is gone often seems very close, While what I have seems distant and cold. As I sat surveying the hill side, I stroked … Continue reading

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By the river Ganges

I love the sublime mountains, But the waters always haunt me.  Oceans, seas, rivers, lakes,  They all have me hooked. And, if it is the mighty Ganges,  Then all I can do is sit quietly by its banks  Hoping that … Continue reading

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An April Haiku

Sunshine on young leaves Cold breeze whistles through the pines Spring in the mountains.

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Dawn

Dawn flickers High above the trees As I stand from my window watching. The air is heavy With thunder and insects The stillness is broken by the parakeets chirping. The rain tree glistens With last night’s downpour Puddles abound in … Continue reading

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Remembrance of Smells Past

Remnants of strong autoimmune pains from last night haunted me As I hurried to cover the lateness to work this morning. Absent-minded and dragging my feet through the chaos, I reached out to grab a bottle Of an old perfume … Continue reading

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Wintered

Super moon, said he. And, I fished out one fromThe book of fading memoriesWhen the shine of love Could outdo that of the moonAnd, make a winter night Bloom with summer stars. But, I know better now,And, I believe the … Continue reading

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Black Coffee Blues

Can’t make up my mind where to belong sometimes. The ocean or the sky? Land seems boring, and the question is often bigger than the answer. Or, is it just black coffee blues on a long day into night? Staring … Continue reading

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