Crossing Time

Here’s my draft for today, Aloha Friday 05.31.19. Crossing Time Each of us different, yet both of us the samefor … More

Hawaiʻi Sonnet 59

I check at my trusty iWatch, such a tiny window of timeand then it’s go, so I scramble up this … More

Hawaiʻi Sonnet 58

Here’s my draft for today, Wednesday 05.29.19 Hawaiʻi Sonnet 58 you’re still ever my secret keeper, all that I told … More

Yesterday

Here’s my draft for today, Tuesday 05.28.19. Yesterday I was remindedin a classmate’s email message just nowthat we graduated from … More

Hawaiʻi Sonnet 57

Here’s my draft for today, Memorial Day, 05.27.19 Hawaiʻi Sonnet 58 (for my father and for all combat veterans) now, … More

living ghosts

Here’s my draft for today, Sunday 05.26.19. living ghosts always way more spookythan the church servicesigned, sealed, and delivered, somewherefor … More

Hawaiʻi Sonnet 56

From this bench I have seen the ghosts of summer playso wild, those children always, wild screams and wideeyed wonder, … More

reflexion

Here’s my draft for today Thursday 05.23.19 reflexion black and whites sometimes speakso bleakly of their subjects, despite a poserattempting … More

Hand-Me-Down

Here’s my draft for today, Wednesday 05.22.19. Hand-Me-Down In a dark recess of my mother’s closetas I clean out her … More

Kidnapping Gwyneth Paltrow

Here’s my draft for today, Tuesday 05.21.19. Kidnapping Gwyneth Paltrow I had that same recurring dream last night, the one … More

in the rearview

Here’s my draft for today, Monday 05.20.19. in the rearview that slow country ride, a question nowto crest the next … More

the ones that come

Here’s my draft for today, Sunday 05.19.19. the ones that come quickest, so the riverflow of my wordscalls to you, … More

The Magic of 48

Here’s my draft for today, Friday 05.17.19.8The Magic of 47 This afternoon, Friday, May 17, 2019, 48 students will graduate … More

For the Underdogs

Here’s my draft for today, Thursday 05.16.19. For the Underdogs Victor Balmores was the biggest Filipino I ever knew. I … More

Hawaiʻi Sonnet 55

Here’s my draft for today, Wednesday 05.15.19.Hawaiʻi Sonnet 55 One day it’s a wine-dark sea and rosy-fingered dawnthe next it’s … More

Hawaiʻi Sonnet 54

Here’s my draft for today, Monday 05.13.19. Hawaiʻi Sonnet 54 they tell me even the dead may be nourishedby the … More

My Mom’s Worth

Here’s my draft for today, Mother’s Day, Sunday 05.12.19. My Mom’s Worth Just now, out of curiosityI typed my mother’s … More