The Wondering Workshop

Israeli authors and poets creating in English

Cherry Variation II

Hey ‘keeper, pour me another drop of your cherry stuff! I swear it heats my blood like dragon fire. Now, don’t be so stingy, man, when I say a drop, I mean all the way up to the brim. And it’s good stuff too – hold it to the light – Though I don’t know […]

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Cherry Variation III

When I pick a cherry I know the cost: So much for the sapling, so many gallons of water About so many footprints left on the dusty path When I walked with the watering can – Twenty years ago I didn’t have a hose – So many hours of waiting for the train to go […]

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