Day 15: Kaimito

Prompt: Music — “Moonlight Sonata,” 1st movement, Ludwig van Beethoven   Have you watched steady trees sway in a thunderstorm, but let loose only fruit and milky sap from leaves — Have you tasted sap between lines of fruit, the skin between sweet meat and seed, the protective barrier between seed and sugar isn’t meant […]

Day 14: Ms. Manila

Prompt: Forebears   The students that died on the streets of Manila were only trying to point out the obvious: Where did you get the money to gild every corner of your dozen houses when my family could barely afford shoes? Why are you sending the military to disperse crowds gathering along a historic monument […]