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December 16, 2007


No, I have not fallen off the face of the Earth. No, I can’t stay for coffee. No, I’m not getting married to a boy I met at a truck stop. No, I’m not running away with the circus. No, I’m not sure where to go from here. No, it won’t be easy. No, let’s […]

The hunger to draw on the glass and see through it too

December 14, 2007


My hunger for the beauty of this life far exceeds physical hunger. It manifests itself in some of the smallest ways, and yet this is the hunger that keeps my feet moving, my eyes open, and my heart swelling and beating. It’s my hunger for oxygen when I wake in the morning, my hunger to […]

That smile filled me up like only love can.

December 6, 2007


My grandfather was in my dream last night. I and a few of my family members were cleaning out an attic so to turn it into a bonus room. I was alone in the attic–my mother and uncle were downstairs–when he suddenly appeared in the middle of the room. He was sitting in what looked […]