Paul Hartal


Poems of Paul Hartal

1. A Fib of Nothing 7/14/2012
2. A Haiku of Chances 7/17/2012
3. A Haiku on Faith 5/1/2014
4. A Haiku on Uniformity in Diversity 5/3/2014
5. A Paradox of Truth 10/2/2011
6. A Prisoner of Sobibor 3/1/2012
7. A Song of Infinity 8/17/2012
8. A Tanka for Artist Gu Kaizhi 6/11/2013
9. A Tanka of Eye Color 2/18/2013
10. Aborted Landing 4/27/2014
11. Absolute Irony 2/17/2012
12. Absurd Breast Cancer Prevention 10/5/2011
13. Acrostic 5/3/2014
14. An Oak Wood Piano on Kristallnacht 10/10/2011
15. And She Said No To Her Lover 1/7/2013
16. Angel in Transit 10/9/2011
17. Apology to a Dandelion 6/30/2012
18. Armenia, Armenia 10/3/2011
19. Art and Reality 9/27/2013
20. Art Portals 3/7/2013

Cesarean Section

On a sunny day of Taurus
they cut her abdomen.
With stainless scalpels
the surgeons unlatched her uterus
and out of her slashed womb,
touching with their sterile gloves
the enigma of an enclosed but remote self,
they pulled out the boy crying,
covered with blood,

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