Summer Koester

Surfing
a month ago
Nature in tandem, aiding and abetting, Waves smooth as the bodies that chase them, Perfect symmetry drawn in ocean combers, And all there is is this moment. Diet of fish and fruit rendered my body spa...
Eliot Fisk Plays "Memories of Alhambra"
a month ago
“Memories of Alhambra” he calls it, And already I know I’m in trouble. Woody Allen’s doppelganger Dances impossibly deft fingers Over a small, custom guitar Sounding not like one, but two. Transported...
May
a month ago
May brings a southern breeze Blowing pollen off spruce trees Sowing little tree baby seeds Lunch alfresco, A sandwich and, naturally My hair in my mouth The air smells like sweet memories Of graduatio...
This Body Teaches Me
a month ago
Air dense with trees and pollen, I couldn’t get a breath in. Sent to live in an oxygen tent at age seven. Short breaths Left their autograph in my health, And I am left with gratitude That I can exhal...