Tag: Martin

Let it Pass

Today it is Passover (Pesach) a time of recalling other plagues and giving thanks for being spared. For me it is especially sad because I would normally have enjoyed making and sharing the traditional meal with Martin, in much the way we shared our…

the wishbone

Wishbone, wishbone on a dish, pick it up and make a wish. If I pull the wishbone right, I will get my wish tonight. Another poultry Christmas, and paltry indeedbantam weighted for one, pullet pulledpiece by piece over the fattened feasting dayscrisp stripped to soupy bones and skinnothing…

Lessons in loss

Poem for my Poetics prompt: “Less is More, More or Less