Two of my poems, “I Can’t Get No”–about my late friend Marcus W. (“Mike”) Moore, Jr., and “Harp Music,” will appear in the online poetry and music journal, The Song is,” on August 19. I invite you to read these!
Look for my poem, “The Dying,” in The Irish Review, forthcoming.
Sun hot on our backs, we strolled up from Isnello— Continue reading “Cefalu, Prosecco and the Tyrrhenian Blue Sea”
We rise early to start our last day of the walk from Enna to the sea, after a quick breakfast at our Madonie ski lodge. The silent man in the light grey suit–the lodge owner? manager? kitchen boss?–appears once again, pacing along the far wall of the dining room, hands clasped behind his back, overseeing every detail, as he has for both our dinners and breakfasts. We have our suitcases ready at the top of the stairs by 7:45 a.m. for Martina to pack them in the van. Continue reading “Day 6: Espresso and Street Life in the Comune di Isnello, Sicily”