LATE BLOOMS:  What Will the New Year Bring?

whatever’s waiting
in the new year that’s coming
will be our making
be it our own unmaking
or perhaps our becoming

(Eric S.B. Libre is a Mindanawon freelance development consultant who has done some work in a number of conflict-affected areas of Mindanao and occasionally dabbles in creative writing. He lives in Digos City, and is proud to be a senior citizen.)