Assembly Required

Photograph by Robert Johnson
Photograph by Robert Johnson

Michael Keshigian


In bits and pieces

they fall from heaven,

disassembled snowmen,

one flake after the other,

strewn about the countryside,

discovered by those

young at heart,

and with a dash

of imaginative insight

and intuition,

they roll a gleeful creature

in their own image.

No directions needed.



Michael Keshigian’s poetry collection, Eagle’s Perch, with observations and experiences concerning the Lakes Region in New Hampshire, was released by Bellowing Ark Press. Other published books: Wildflowers, Jazz Face, Warm Summer Memories, Silent Poems, Seeking Solace, Dwindling Knight, Translucent View. Published in numerous national and international journals, he is a multiple Pushcart Prize and Best Of The Net nominee. Visit for more information.

Robert  Johnson is a full time photographer based out of Keene, New Hampshire. He enjoys  capturing the big catch at a football game, as well as working with creative lighting on a still life. In the end, his photography is about making interesting images. View more of his work at