Tag: holiday

2-in-1: a Christmas poem for all the December babies

cat sitting by the fire, purring Elvis sings blue Christmas to the grinding of wind up toys smells of food, fire, and pine needles treasured ornaments twirl gently like girls with new skirts box for me with striped foil paper tag reads ‘merry christmas’;…

Poetry Prompts: Sand

Accumulating in my eyes Pouring through an hourglass Turrets climbing into the skies A castle never built to last A new commodity Shipped to the wealthiest beaches Oh what a peculiar oddity The way nothing escapes capitalism’s reaches Beneath my toes Shifting in the…

Happy holiday season from Oiseau de Feu!

I got lots of holiday prizes today, and hope that you and yours have a fantastic end of the year.  No doubt you’ve noticed the lack of posting here. There’s a reason for that, with lots of behind the scenes plotting and planning. I’ll…