Tag Archives: Games

puzzling pieces – June 30

6.30.2016 puzzling pieces three hundred five fifty not a thousand please   I’ll run screaming from the room.   but give me some that I can master and fill in nice brightly colored blanks   and all is right with … Continue reading

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bridge – March 18

3.18.2016 two spades, one no trump no trump? no…. trump. ——————

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swish – January 27

1.27.2015 swish from outside deep throw and easy lope across court   a young man on the verge of his dreams. ———-  

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the game – January 22

1.22.2015 half-way through I realized that it wasn’t about me   that the outcome had nothing to do   with whether I cheered or didn’t, anguished or didn’t.   grown men played a game that I cared about   but … Continue reading

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scrabble fever – December 31

12.31.2014 red letter tile squares whirl to the next turn   an i before e or something with a c   for the old year’s last yearn   scrabble fever burns. ———————-

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scrabble board evening – November 12

11.12 Scrabble board evening, words, words, letters blink stop go oh no, while a friendly face across spins it round with a grin. find some make some, hope some, words, words, like magic signs in the night spelling out potions … Continue reading

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