deafening silence

Catch my drift? My prophet, my savior, my liberator?   Advertisements


  “Where are you? With whom?” my heart wonders, while wishing you were here with me. 独り言…  

a special delivery

  We have a problem. A pig problem. They are wild and visit our yard day and night. They forage and feed themselves and offspring. Maybe, they think they live here, and we’re the intruders. They are provocative. They come close enough to excite the dogs but stay far enough to frustrate them. They remind…


  We laugh and giggle at the silliest things, exchanging the knowing glances. Once we settle down a little, we poke at the crumbs on the plate with dessert forks. We have been sipping stagnant and lukewarm tea in a set of fine china. “I always have fun when I’m with you. You’re hilarious.” “Aww…

in earnest

  I take some and give some. Sometimes, I take a bit more than I give. Occasionally, I offer more than I get or give without anything in return. Once in a while, I give reluctantly. Now and then, I might need excuses to accept. Every so often, I feel that I am entitled. A…

a phone call away

  She felt no one understood her or appreciated her. She had to do it. There was no other way. She noticed the old pay phone on the wall and looked askance at it. Could it change the course of history? If I talk to someone? Possibly. She then realized that she couldn’t recall any…


… devoured, roamed, and pooped. For The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge, Satisfaction.  


  I do not die. I saunter the same route over and over. I do not cry. I moisten the goblet and stay sober, worshipping the intangible, every aesthetic fiber. Like a sweater I once wore, I stretch until no more, thinking too much, trying as such. Then, I let go, shrinking to a ball,…


  “We are all mortal until the first kiss and the second glass of wine.” ~ Eduardo Galeano I guess, if I am not willing to take a risk and go for the unusual, I will remain trapped in this limbo.   For The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge, Unusual.


… in the jungle. For One Word Photo Challenge: Hideout.