10 Short Poems

10 Short Poems

Some of these poems were published on my old website.Others I wrote to get a nice round “10” for this post. Most are haikus, but there are a couple of tankas (literally, there are two). Please enjoy. 1. Glow-in-the-dark stars on the ceiling, faint green...
Eclipse

Eclipse

Under the eclipse You kissed me by the roses Fingers in my hair Photo by Taylor Smith on Unsplash.

Englishman in New York

“Does my accent give it away?” he said with a smile that lit up the dull-orange sky. “No,” she said, “It’s fine. I’m sorry I said that you can’t understand. But I mean it. You can’t.” The smile fell away from...

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