The nice people at The Galway Review have published two poems of mine (Machu Picchu, The Sun God) . You can check them out here
(I’m not sure about the photo, one of my daughters tells me that I’m out of focus like “that guy in ‘Deconstructing Harry'” and I should get rid of that “serious poet face”).
We got off the train from Machu Picchu at the Ollantaytambo station, walked up the station road to the town square and came upon this: Mother’s Day in Ollantaytambo. It went on all day – entertainment, raffles, prizes, politician’s speeches. The ladies seemed to enjoy themselves, although they never clapped once.
Later that evening, we had dinner in the restaurant down at the station and walking home we witnessed this haiku-worthy scene.
Two black dogs humping
a puzzled white terrier
on the station road.
Puzzled about what?
about the expectations
of the dog in front.
photo by Marie Feeney