Posted in July 2017, Tanka

On the Corner

Phone Booth
Seems just yesterday!

Where has the time gone?

I stood in that booth

Needing loose change, asking

“Brother can you spare a dime?”


Posted in Cinquain, July 2017


Sunrise or Sunset
What is

The meaning of

The “End of the Beginning”?

Is it really the “Beginning

Of the End” ?


“Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.”

–Sir Winston Churchill in 1942 after the 2nd battle of El Alamein: