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April 15, 2010


I’m so anxious to slide my feet into cold sheets and find warmth from on the other side of the bed that when the lights are all green before I get there, I feel the universe is pushing me towards home and that my life is a tunnel. I wake at four with rambling pain […]

11 april 2010

April 11, 2010


I. I can’t get the Wedding March out of my head even though we didn’t play it. It’s snowing today, and April is still pumping through my arteries. I am your long-distance compass, and you are like a book character I like too much. II. I will for the rest of my life live off […]

We hope

April 6, 2010


the bees don’t come back this year. Spring is a girl and Summer is a woman and we will turn our leek-colored eyes to her and beg for chlorine, lemonade, strawberries. With the hive no longer in the wall by our couch we are able to open the window and lay on the floor and […]

3 April 2010

April 3, 2010


The frogs are awake in the ponds. They chirp at night and sing during the day as I’m carrying my groceries to the car. They are all I want sometimes. Like the lobsters inside the store, all I want is to cut the rubber bands or ask for their release, just so that they could […]