I woke, hungry for delight.The thought of you hovered over meLike the blue man in a Chagall.And the spectral imprint … Continue reading Surrender
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I recently finished grading and submitting records for another semester. My role is small. I only… Continue reading Worlds that Never Were: Imagination, Intelligence, and Education
I’ve decided to wrap up this particular blog, mostly because it’s no longer what it was supposed to be. Instead … Continue reading Last Thoughts and Final Pages
I used to call them my “Emo Days,” with an inflection of disdain, an inherent curled lip for what I … Continue reading A Head Full of Hell: How We Talk to Ourselves.
The sum of my worldly goods Would not fill even one hand Cupped, as if to measure salt. Yet the … Continue reading Among the Treasure Houses
Late January, rainy Saturday. Precipitation, precipitated, not quite Steady enough for the wipers. Here, my existence shrinks to a bubble … Continue reading Brave New World on the Back of a Grocery List
Today is November 21st, which is 18 days before my birthday. Am I asking for birthday presents? No, not yet. … Continue reading Let’s Have More of That: Life and My Version of Type II Fun