Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Chocolate matzo
Next to Easter bunny cake
Whole Foods* Holy Week


*A natural foods upmarket grocery store in the US

Monday, March 30, 2015

Spotty, sleepy, pale
Young Chinese man whose t-shirt
tells me to DRIVE FAST

Alison Lester
You may or may not
believe me but there was a
time when I was mad

Ian Row

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Holidays ahead,
Ripe with possibility
Time that's mine to waste.

blast from the past: you
dying star still shines so bright
million miles away

Ian Row
Clutching a bedspread
He leaps across a trash-crammed
street... March in Chicago


Thursday, March 26, 2015

Meeting: itchy foot
is not on the agenda
Oh the agony

Ian Row

Monday, March 23, 2015

Running on empty
My energy has run out.
Same tomorrow then?

founding father dies
we don't speak ill of the dead
silence speaks volumes

Ian Row

Friday, March 20, 2015

Time will come when they
Realize I'm a precious
Historical resource

Durkheim and Paglia
Paper lacks references
A recurring dream

Ian Row

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

the random talent 
in the North makes up for
its isolation

Ian Row

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Unsubscribe me
The Dalai Lama
People change

Ian Row

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Hey. You. I'm dying.
Ok. But I've sprained something.
Carry me.


Gargantuan spider
lives in the glove compartment
loves D'Angelo

Ian Row

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Some events can change
everything you thought you knew...
rewriting the past.


Sunday, March 08, 2015

"Ciao Bella," the man
Said to my uncle, who was
both flattered, and not


Tuesday, March 03, 2015

Runny hot chilli
fills the bowl - and then the splash!
Damn lunchtime shirt stain


Russell Tovey Redux

Don't for a moment
confuse you self with courage
Hegemonic fag

Ian Row


Was it pride, relief?
Either way you're a lucky man
and not one of us.

Ian Row

Sunday, March 01, 2015

Calendar haiku: March 2015

As on the plum comes
blossom after blossom, so
comes the warmth of Spring.

Ratsentsu (1653 - 1708)

Peacock by Tsuchiya Rakusen (Rakuzen)
(1896 - 1976)