Monday, December 29, 2008

photo: Martin G. Wienert; Baltic Sea, Christmas 2008

Fresh air! ...
Coldness! ...How wonderful! ...

hot flash
I need no feather bed
this winter

(AW, Dec. 2008)

Sunday, December 28, 2008

photo: Martin G. Wienert; Scharbeutz/Baltic Sea, Christmas 2008

winter beach
the waiter looks so different
with his fur cap

(AW, Dec. 2008)

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

waning moon
again the Fed slashes
its key interest rate

Dec. 16th 2008)

"... The Federal Reserve entered a new era on Tuesday, lowering its benchmark interest rate virtually to zero ..." (The New York Times, December 16, 2008)

Saturday, December 06, 2008

photo: Martin G. Wienert; stone buddha/winter

my stone buddha,
you keep your smile
on this cold day!

(AW, Dec. 2008)