Bio Note: I am a retired psychiatrist in my late 80’s living in Brookline, MA. I am passionate about poetry, music and running. My poetry book, “Driftwood” has recently been published by Kelsay Press. In addition, my poems have been published in Scissortail Quarterly and Sweetycat Press, as well as online sites.
I Miss Him
He’s gone got news that his time was up Stan was married to my cousin Fran in many ways she was my older sister and he was a good friend Together for seventy years they bickered constantly but loved each other she said “he was a good husband” what more can you ask?
Dreams of Old Hollywood
Always loved old movies, silents, black and white talkies, matinee idols and beautiful, seductive screen goddesses. For the short time I lived in L.A. I mingled with workers in the film industry, shared tables with Big Band stars in jazz dinner clubs, sang in restaurant back rooms with piano accompaniment, ran a road race through the back lots of Paramount and cycled through the storied grave sites of old celebrities. It didn’t last long but I savored every moment.
©2022 Henry Wolstat
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