Author Archive for ekswitaj

Sunday Small Stone 72

two trunks like fallen men—slump and lie against the blue fence that doesn’t match __yet the sky Related articles Small Stones Poetry (failingathaiku.wordpress.com) From my Fingertips / Summer Night (Haiku) (blogitorloseit.com) Carpe Diem Haiku *Shiki ‘A Flash of Lightning”* (esengasvoice.wordpress.com)…

Beyond Trigger Warnings

I have seen good arguments against trigger warnings in the classroom and bad ones (sometimes in the same article). As I have said before, I oppose mandatory trigger warnings in higher education. But I want to move beyond arguing about…

Sunday Small Stone 71

sleepless pink ____only cloud between the still black palms Related articles Sunday Small Stone #27 (elizabethkateswitaj.net) Stone Language (poetryfoundation.org)

Sunday Small Stone 70

wind taps palms just like rain the rustle & fall chills are never the same Related articles Sunday Small Stone #27 (elizabethkateswitaj.net) Wind and Water and Stone, poem by Octavio Paz (silverbirchpress.wordpress.com) Sunday Small Stone (elizabethkateswitaj.net)

Sunday Small Stone 69

taxi blue lights blur the broadening drizzle until it turns to rush Related articles Sunday Small Stone (elizabethkateswitaj.net) Sunday Small Stone #27 (elizabethkateswitaj.net)