Wreck of a Schooner

In the darkest gloom A cannon’s boom Blew into dreams from elsewhere, Roused by the raging storm And the wreck of a schooner, The promise of cargo Washed onto the beach By the swollen sea. Breakers bore down, Rolling in interminable hosts, A torrent of foamy ghosts, The only sounds of wind and whales, And […]

Cat Philosophy

A bit of fun on a rainy Thursday   A gentle head butt After a successful night’s hunting And all I hear is Look what the cat dragged in A bird A mouse A juicy worm I’m just teaching my surrogate family How to hunt   © Kim M. Russell, 2016