December 2021

The Peacock

An unexpected visitor alights on the writer’s roof It just stood there, like it was supposed to be there. It might be in Asia, but not at our little white house in Henrico County, Virginia. There was a peacock on our roof. That’s right, a peacock. My sister, mom, and I were standing on the […]

A Beautiful Wood

Beautiful Wood: In the light of the lamp Many rocks Sitting aside Resting in place In the dark The shadows cast Lights and lamps Throughout the night Hanging down Towards the book The poems written With many hooks Worms slithering on the piece An earthquake it seems With many trees Mountains and Rain and Rivers […]