All posts tagged: poetry

Italy: Still Life by Nils Peterson

Still Life after seeing DaVinci’s Study of Violets & Welding Methods   The twin reading lamps behind the hotel room bed are imitation Ming vases – green and decorated with white curving plumes.  Their half shades reflect the light back onto the wood paneling behind […]


Tundra Dawn by Denise Merat

A small band of scarlet pushes up against blue dark horizon, a slow reversal –  one minute less than yesterday.   Shuffling into slippers, I slide on my long, black woolen coat and wrap my scarf against the chill, snug about my neck. In late […]

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Dubai by S. Neugebauer

the venetian princess of dubai   lucia, trailing spouse, hepburn svelte tretchikoff pout, alone at her ceiling-to- floor endless window watching the facing tower’s desperate sky-hung washers young men with squeegee, soap, and swaying red buckets, descending by only a harness of helix, steely rope […]

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