A man

and his

veiled wife

are playing chess in the park.



Behind them, a younger couple

‘s relationship is dying.

Two Weeks.


He caresses her and she responds; her movements

equal and reciprocal to his.


But useless.



The veiled woman

is ready

to checkmate,

but she doesn’t see it.

she doesn’t see

the strength

of her position. She

is unaware

of the many weaknesses in his defense.




husband pays close attention to her


he cannot save himself

if she


to kill.


Yes, you can complain about the bad things in your life, but at least remember to acknowledge and praise the good! This universe, with its earthquakes and cancer, also gave us pineapples & dandelions. Be as balanced as the universe.