For You, Dad

For You, Dad

Today as I look at you / I recall our memories together: / Your love for me, so touching, / Your care for me, so kind, / Your encouragement of me, so loving.

Voting

Voting

In the city, candidates’ photos are everywhere. The city looks different from any other time. Some photos looked good, some not. Some photos were colored over by people not liking them.

Waiting for the Earthquake

Waiting for the Earthquake

We went to bed as normal but at midnight, we heard people shouting: “Wake up, wake up! Come out of your homes. Come out of your homes. An earthquake is going to happen in a few seconds.”