GETTING TO THE AIRPORT, SOLOMON’S STYLE (18-September-2012)

Leaving the fishing resort for my next island-hopping flight, the lagoon had one parting surprise. Reclining on my backpack, in the lee of bow and tropical downpour, I spooled out a rubbery squid lure on tough monofilament.  The handline jagged and my yellow raincoated driver cut the motor. Local customs revealed: landing fish has priority […]

WORKING AT THE MUSEUM (14-March-2013)

Volunteering for the community Has me working on records cemetery Transcribing headstones’ last message For technology’s online passage And in my breaks I roam around The rooms of a post office re-homed With dental chair and printing press A baby’s cot, lace wedding dress… all memories of the past that once was a day like […]