Listen by Kim Aubrey

Photo by James Lee from Unsplash Listen The doe grazing at wood’s edgegazes up as I slow down,entranced by her calm eyes,her jaw chewing, her refusal of fear,the power in her gentleness. The online teacher invites us to brushair with palms and soles, to...

Keeping in Touch and Keeping Track

Self portraits May The call for lockdown came just as my husband and I were preparing to drive to New Hampshire to care for my mother during her recovery from surgery. Her hip replacement was scheduled for March 18. On March 14 I read the Prime Minister’s online...

Shelter

Sand slows shoes, shapes this walk into meditation. Silver eyes flash from the dark inside the swallow’s house atop its slender pole. Wind and sun perform their alchemy on Lake Ontario, conjure jewel tones of my homeland Bermuda’s reef-encircled seas. On the point, a...

Great British Baking Show Haikus

1. Reality too harsh?Retreat under meringue peaksto bake a Daquoise 2. What could be more realthan sugar, egg whites, and creambeaten, then eaten? 3. To frost sweet pastryamidst news of plague and griefpipes rosettes of hope. Kim’s cakes, K. Aubrey More Posts FromKim...