My Attempts To Dazzle

Writing is hard work. Dating is hard work. Joining a Nunnery (I imagine) is hard work. Just about everything we do is hard work but that shouldn’t stop us. There’s no doubt, when I write, I want to dazzle my readers. I want to make them laugh and cry...

Titillating Tuesday

Excerpt from the new anthology SkinOnSkin, available on Amazon. This is one of my submissions/additions to the anthology. I will post the work of other poets over the course of time.  **************** NIGHT PRAYER Fingers slide over the strand that adorns her...

You Can’t Forecast

Today is like a Monday here in Canada. That’s because yesterday was Victoria Day, or as we call it, the May long weekend. It almost always rains on the May long weekend. That’s because a lot of people camp. I can’t even remember how many camping trips I got rained on...
Periods of Rain

Periods of Rain

It doesn’t seem like a period of rain this morning as I walk Pippa through a steady downpour.  However, it is winter.  It’s just we’ve been having such gorgeous weather.  Cold, but clear and sunny.  This dark, rainy morning feels oppressive. I don’t know about you but...

Summer Flu

Yes, I’ve had it alright. Ugh. After months of absorbing the sweetness of summer and playing in the surf (so to speak) I got hit with the ache of fever and the chills of a winter night. Instead of being outside walking the dog, talking with neighbours, sipping a beer...
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