For My Wife – A Very Happy Birthday

Do I write of your eyes, those blue-green sunflowers that remind me of the wonder of the sea? Or should I praise your smile that pierces my every darkness and guides me to safe harbor? I could ascribe to you every beauty and intelligence and kindness and wisdom, you have all in abundance. But no. … Continue reading For My Wife – A Very Happy Birthday


The Wishing Well

Hello wishing well, my old friend. I don’t know how friendly you’ve been to me. Day after day I come to you and lay my deepest desires in your depths, but you are deaf to my pleas. “Hello, Thomas!” “Juliette!” At least I can talk with her, unlike you. Every day I ask you for … Continue reading The Wishing Well