Archive for July, 2011

Minuteman Bikeway

July 25, 2011

Lady in blue takes
short steps in small white sandals
toward the sun and wind


Mother’s Day Politiku

July 22, 2011

Published on Susanna Speier’s blog and in the Huffington Post:

“I chose Obama
From the start of the campaign,”
my Mom says proudly.

For an explanation of Politiku and link to more on Obama’s first 100 days:

When Obama won
The world held its breath–and now
Begins to exhale

Memorial Day Politiku

July 22, 2011

(link + post):
Includes a lovely poem about Decoration Day (original name of Memorial Day) left as a comment.  (First published 5.26.2009)

No sense to be made
Down on the grass by your grave
Green bug on my wrist