Monthly Archives: April 2013

cherry blossoms

pink snowflakes litter my front lawn they will melt away under the watchful eye of a summer sun leaving only a stone surrounded by fruit   Copyright © 2013 by Christopher Chaffin – All rights reserved Advertisements

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the 42nd year

He still holds her hand during prayer. She still makes him pancakes every Sunday. They don’t argue anymore. A once colorful drama now plays out in black and white. He paints while she shops. She sews while he naps, wakes … Continue reading

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May to December

Two lovebirds snuggle in the shade of a weeping willow, oblivious to chastising honks of Canadian geese. Blushing buds begin to bloom, swollen with anticipation as the solstice draws near and blood boils beneath the skin. Weathered voyeurs train watchful … Continue reading

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