Too Cute

” It’s a beautiful day today. Can we go outside?” ” Ok, let’s go into town.” ” Yeeesss, I love to go by Strassenbahn.” ” Did you have fun last night?” Pomi and… Continue reading

Amos Oz and no Pomi

” Time to get dressed Pomi.” ” Why?” ” The reading starts in an hour.” ” What reading?” “Amos Oz’s reading.” ” You can go alone. I am not interested.” Pomi smiled. ”… Continue reading

Herta Müller and Collage Poetry

Knees drawn to his chest, Pomi sat huddled on the window sill. As I came closer I heard tiny sobs. ” Pomi?” ” Go away.” He sniveled. ” What is going on? Why… Continue reading

Masha

” … it reminds me of Masha.” “Masha?” “A bear.  She is part of a Russian travelling circus troupe and performs a tightrope act. There was a picture of her in your Time… Continue reading

Bitter Biscuits

” Are you ok? ” Pomi peeks out from behind my laptop. ” Why? ” ” You don’t look too good! ” ” Thank you. ” ” You know what I mean. ”… Continue reading

The Ropes

The other day I bought a skipping rope because I liked its cute wooden character handles. I left the rope on my desk and as soon as Pomi  saw it he introduced himself.… Continue reading

Happy Valentine!!!

‘ I wonder if Pomi is up already.’  Walking home from yoga class I am thinking about how to plan the day.  Maybe Pomi and I could go on a bike ride, something… Continue reading

Picky Pomi

The birds woke me up. They  wake me up every morning,  cheerfully chirping and singing , the parakeets’  screeching, sounding like someone having an argument.  I opened my eyes and much to my… Continue reading

Organic

“The veggies are here.” Something  came clambering up the stairs. The door to my workroom opened and in walked Pomi. ” I paid him.” ” You paid who?” ” I paid the delivery… Continue reading

Beach Boy

” And we’re off to the beach! ” Pomi  came running down the hall, climbed on the table, jumped and landed in my bag. ” Do not zip me up.” He said while… Continue reading