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Archive: January

Beautiful Winter, Part II

January 27, 2009

Hat by Tina, photos by The Wife. Making snowballs: maximum J. Crewishness. Racing Marcus, the pacifist pit bull. Today was […] [continue…]

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Church

January 25, 2009

A hoarse preacher paces in front of a room full of people who live outside. Armed with a briefcase containing […] [continue…]

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Beautiful Winter

January 24, 2009

The bandwagon had nearly passed me when Tony Jones and ASC grabbed me by the collar and pulled me aboard […] [continue…]

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Untitled

January 21, 2009

I’ve been stuck for words about something for weeks, starting and scrapping poems, trying in vain to construct some paragraphs… […] [continue…]

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Chuck

January 16, 2009

on a winter nightlight streams from the windowsof a nondescript garageattached to an ordinary housein an aging suburb inside, a […] [continue…]

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anchor

January 13, 2009

a new groom’s hand looks heavy somehow a loose, blinding band standing off the skin pulled to earth by a […] [continue…]

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Bedtime Litany

January 12, 2009

While the three of us were getting her ready for bed, our daughter and her mother were going through our […] [continue…]

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Slowing Down Life

January 8, 2009

Here’s my problem:  I figure I’ve got about 30 years left in this life, and there is only one of […] [continue…]

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Anticipation, and Teamwork

January 6, 2009

With my lovely mother-in-law in town, we’ve been working hard at getting our small place even more organized, making final […] [continue…]

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