Category Archives: Poems

M is for Mistake

The woman in the long skirt and the long sleeves Expresses her profound regret For the frayed condition of her appearance And the lateness of the meal She attributes the disarray to the difficulty She has had in verifying her … Continue reading

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L is for Luz

Arroja luz tus ojos sobre nuestros cuerpos que nuestras manos no pesen al moverse ni nuestra muerte importe sobre tu tierra de semillas azules Cúbrenos luz con tus miradas – Homero Aridjis   This time I did try my hand … Continue reading

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H is for Here

  seeker of truth follow no path all paths lead where truth is here   – e e cummings   (Seeking image by Pete via Flickr) (Posted today as my Day 8 entry in the Blogging from A to Z Challenge)

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F is for Flor

Doña Primavera Doña Primavera viste que es primor, viste en limonero y en naranjo en flor. Lleva por sandalias unas anchas hojas, y por caravanas unas fucsias rojas. Salid a encontrarla por esos caminos. ¡Va loca de soles y loca … Continue reading

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E is for Echo

Narcissus never knew, and if he had, It would have changed Nothing The wishes we send out into the world Echo back in To us Weary, grand, solitary, sad, hopeful Bringing back home A trace Like gravity, pulling toward itself … Continue reading

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A is for Argument

  Standing in my doorway, a bird. Little blue brown nondescript nothing of a bird. We regard each other, neither terribly impressed with what she sees.   There are no birds here, so I must be imagining things. Here at … Continue reading

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