Thursday, September 7, 2017

Near the dunes

near the dunes 
search-and-rescue shifts 
to 'recovery' . . . 
how can a life 
vanish so completely?

GUSTS 25, Spring 2017

While my niece was staying here with her family in August 2015, she learned of a good friend's swimming accident. The other two in the group survived. 


  1. Sad, poignant, and very relevant at this moment in the wake of hurricanes . . .and those yet to come.

  2. I thought your use of a question - something I have not often seen in tanka - was very impactful, here. A poignant and powerful piece.

  3. There is no answer to your question, yet we always ask it knowing there is no answer.


  4. Legend is on our side with a new update to Super Smash Flash, a fighting game that everyone knows. More fun and more challenging sections await you, moreover, Super Smash Flash version 4 has been developed as much as graphics in the section. Super Smash Flash 4 is your opponent and you look forward to it.