Category Archives: traffic

A Community

I live in a small community, which we refer to as ‘the village’, but it’s alive, robust, with a chocolatérie, medical clinic, drugstore, corner store … all the things one needs from day to day, and then some … A … Continue reading

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Traffic Senryu

We’re so used to traffic, trucks, vans, buses, and cars, that it’s easy to forget how small moments can make poetry. Take a moment as you read these senryu to capture the scene … flies at the car window nosey … Continue reading

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Time to Spare

I plan time carefully before appointments, always wanting to arrive  early. Sometimes things go totally awry. Does this happen to you? … A TIME TO SPARE a ten-minute drive across town with forty minutes                                         to my appointment but – road … Continue reading

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City Centre

A glimpse of a teen down-town, and I wonder what he’s doing, who he is, what his fears, his story … CITY CENTRE a boy walks through pooled street lights                          unseen by passing cop luck lurks under his nails ready … Continue reading

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The Unicorn

Hallowe’en coming up, when ghosts, goblins and other strange visions abound. Weird encounters occur at this time of year and leave one pondering … A THE UNICORN driving down the highway last night headlights blared towards me their sudden shut-out                        … Continue reading

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