Tag Archive for Imagism

Il Herculano è Solo

Herculaneum photo by David Blaikie

Along with Pompeii, the smaller but wealthier Roman town of Herculaneum was buried and preserved when Mt. Vesuvius erupted. Here it speaks.


The poet uses the metaphor of an ear of corn to describe her parents’ divorce.


Forgetfulness is “a pool of quicksand, without depth | Swirling in a rapid and ceaseless vortex.”

Haiku Series

A vibrant set of Haiku inspired by Van Gogh’s painting “Cafe Terrace at Night.”