UNEQUIVICAL STAGING Within a month of the date I was born, the Nobel Prize for Physics went to Born and Bothe – it seems the committee was torn as to whose breakthrough they would thus adorn. The world into which I was delivered was just discovering certitude wrong. Absolute exactness clearly quivered. Uncertain dualism came […]Read more "UNEQUIVICAL STAGING"
MONKEYS SHINED The keyboard monkeys, ad infinitum, may randomly type out a Shakespeare play, but publishing monkeys may well spite ‘em, printing only the pap that sells today. The chance of brilliance, vanishingly small, is filtered through some monkey business sense and may never make the bookshelves at all — some monkeys see […]Read more "MONKEYS SHINED"
response to early requests for forgetnessRead more "Heal And Move On"
truth, science & diplomacy are back!
An early philosopher observed: “I am not so much upset by events as by how I perceive them.”
I believe that, despite loss and all the world’s ills, hope and even joy can always be found.
The Mistaken Time Traveller (circa 2010),
originally published in Bangalore Review as flash fiction,
is actually a science-fiction, narrative, Shakespearean sonnet.Read more "The Mistaken Time Traveller (Circa 2010)"
Sunset after fires green trees look monochrome brown – funeral somber – just smoke and atmospherics or arboreal mourning?Read more "FIRE TANKA"
As though for surgery, patrons were masked,
I suppose the entire populace,Read more "THE MISTAKEN TIME TRAVELLER"
HEAR HERE Hammer, anvil, stirrup and drum echo vibrations in the Eustachian cave — down into its enclosed cochlear chamber — where wave modulations are measured for interpretation by the brain, giving meaning and music to the chaos of sound. I remember hearing a story of a king’s satorical conversion while contemplating his […]Read more "Hear Here"
MICHELIN STAR GARDEN Pre-dawn, Sun ignites rivers of silver neon where escargot dine.Read more "MICHELIN STAR GARDEN"