• Season's Cornation Day (Italian Sonnet)

    Beneath the pale sun's melancholy ray
    a tearful empress lays her garland down,
    relinquishing her fragrance of renown,
    where blossoms left on each abandoned spray... more »

  • Winter's Malady (Sonnet)

    Frail Winter has soon taken to her bed
    where stricken with a malady for days,
    to sip her bitter tea with sorrow's bread,
    her gown of rime now weathered as she prays.... more »