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April 17, 2011

Belly laughs, cheese quesadilla, Dorito casserole, banana pudding, and a brand-new baby boy melted into your shoulder The serotonin flows […] [continue…]

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oasis

April 15, 2011

I once hiked the perfectly named Desolation Wilderness slept beside a high lake that touched the sky and in the […] [continue…]

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cell

April 13, 2011

on some days the walls ossify close in constrain my freedom the place becomes a cell where I pace the […] [continue…]

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venom

in the middle of a hallway filled with hundreds of kids going in every direction a small voice rang out […] [continue…]

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(re)seed

April 12, 2011

bright sun burning first heat of Spring surface preparation metal tines scraping muscles pulling sweat dripping teasing out deadness abrading […] [continue…]

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shameless

April 10, 2011

her dad is a reticent fellow given to long silences of glassy-eyed reflection and in social places will blush at […] [continue…]

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morning

April 7, 2011

the sun is just barely up babies breathing from their beds and sleep pulls me like a heavy rope toward […] [continue…]

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precursor

April 5, 2011

the first few minutes of April 5 are quiet and still the stones of the front porch still warm underfoot […] [continue…]

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unexpected

the question came sweetly while driving his kid-filled car on a bright day “how will I die?” ominous innocence mortality […] [continue…]

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seventy

April 3, 2011

they say we should live life in reverse retire when we’re young and able work when we know better go […] [continue…]

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reverberation

if walls could talk, these might mutter or groan, since they are tilted at odd angles knee walls bent flat surfaces […] [continue…]

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