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June 24, 2024

Articles by Nolo Segundo



[Poem] [Essay]

Poem

Breathe Close To Me (2021-06-21) poem unrhymed

Nolo Segundo is the pen name of a retired teacher, 74, who in 4 years has been published in 35 lit mags online/in print in the U.S., U.K., Canada, Romania, and India.

The Old Wedding Album (2021-07-19) poem unrhymed

"...a large trash container waiting patiently like a visiting sarcophagus..."

The Old Tracks (2021-08-16) poem unrhymed

"...I walked the length Of my small town, I walked the world...."

On Finding a Dead Deer in My Backyard (2021-09-13) poem unrhymed

"...that elegance of walk deer have when unafraid...

A Morning's Walk (2021-10-11) poem unrhymed

"...My wife stopped me -- listen she said..."

The Face of the Buddha (2021-11-08) poem unrhymed

"...Why such pain on such gentle people?..."

To a Former Lover (2021-12-06) poem unrhymed

"...I will not renounce The passion of my youth..."

The Look in Her Eyes (2022-01-03) poem unrhymed

"...quiet as a mouse or a saint..."

Tasting Eternity (2022-09-12) poem unrhymed

"...speaking of God and the soul and the meaning of life..."

On Eating an Orange and Seeing God (2022-10-17) poem unrhymed

"...this little miracle of eating an orange..."

A Child's Christmas Carol (2022-12-19) poem unrhymed

"...Like racehorses at the gate of magic,..."

The Walking Wounded (2023-06-05) poem unrhymed

"...Why did I not see old people when I was young..."

Old Age (2023-07-31) poem unrhymed

"...There is no glory in getting old..."

On the Way to the Ballet (2023-08-28) poem unrhymed

"...a shrunken frailty wrapping an unending soul..."

Some Are Not Meant for This World (2023-09-25) poem unrhymed

"...a flower child who missed her time..."

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Essay

The Day I Remembered My Soul (2023-07-03) cover story essay memoir

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