Autumn Rain

Autumn Rain Dark, cold and rainy But golden leaves I should see Did someone curse me? Wet winter not our normal Yet it’s here, even early © Anna Jailene Aguilar This Tanka first appeared as part of... Read More


By now I should know Me, myself, I.  My head, too. Still often tangled Questions asked are left waiting Searching for answers. Thinking. Always pondering High-strung spirit prevailing Not unhappily B... Read More


Dragons stalk the streets, puffing out smoke and clattering their mechanical wings. I stand a safe distance away: far away in a cradle held up by a crane normally used for Dinner in the Sky. On anothe... Read More

Why not?

Why? Why must I ask why? When I know most of the time, The answers make me ask more why… I really try to ponder The reason for this life Will there ever be bright skies? After the clouds have gone b... Read More