Cold Moon Journal

Cold Moon Journal
Photo c. Alf B. Meier

Friday, February 17, 2023

By Herb Tate

new moon

sweetly my sweater

keeping us warm

Herb Tate

By Deborah A. Bennett

cold moon —

leaving the last persimmon

for the cuckoo


Deborah A. Bennett

By Deborah Karl-Brandt

caring for others

the old orchid

blooming again

Deborah Karl-Brandt



winter storm…

thinking about the

strength of bamboo

Deborah Karl-Brandt



cold moon …

pretending not to hear

his question

Deborah Karl-Brandt

By Tim Murphy

empty street

the extra silence

on Christmas Day

Tim Murphy



full moon

the manuscript

takes shape

Tim Murphy

By Richard Bailly

crescent moon

thinning every minute


Richard Bailly