Switzerland

Through the towering mountains You hear the glaciers move And the alphorns blowing, While sheep move like there is purpose In their wool-covered bodies. While a St Bernard dog gathers The sheep together to bring Them in for the night. While this little enclave Hosts a summit of global importance Near where the winter Olympics…

Life As We Know It

The lone dog outside our house Sleeps oblivious to cars driving by And a street lamp, like a tungsten moon, Glows from her vantage point While pedestrians walk by, not knowing What is happening in our home, While my wife and me, seated on a 8 by 7 feet bed, Await, oblivious to passers-by, a…