Monthly Archives: August 2006

After Shopping

The groceries are in their places: Refrigerator, pantry jammed With cans, bottles, packages, cartons of — But it wasn’t the shopping So much as getting there: We stopped in at the house to Check mail and retrieve an extra Propane … Continue reading

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Quonset Hut Redux

The actual pilots who drove those Fighters and bombers on adrenaline- Fuelled missions in the clouds were Often too young to vote or drink Legally in public bars. I recall Being senior staff at a summer camp Where teenagers were … Continue reading

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Quonset hut

I never did check out the butterflies To see if they were still hanging around Like leather jacketed pilots in the officers’ mess. I suppose I assumed they had gone On a long mission with a low return rate. Maybe … Continue reading

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