Schroon Lake Haiku by Leslie Sittner

one-room log cabinisolated in the woodsout-house, spring water darkness. the bonfirefireflies guide us to the dockwhere we catch sunfish toast fish on a stickover fire. dip in buttermelted in soup can lake warm for night swimsbirthday suits always just rightair-dry then pj’s cots in the lean-towe watch the stars before sleepI don’t know it then … Continue reading Schroon Lake Haiku by Leslie Sittner

Operation: Investigation – Exo-three by Duane L. Herrmann

“Gorak!” Barked Team Leader soundlessly. “If you don't comply, you'll be sent back and someone else will finish this Observation!” “Yes, Your Most Excellent Expediency,” Gorak stammered in response. “I will, I will.” “Move your top section slightly back and forth and side to side,” Team Leader reminded Gorak. “And move the top two appendages … Continue reading Operation: Investigation – Exo-three by Duane L. Herrmann