Listening to: Lizzo and Podcast Sooo Many White GuysStack of books: Born a Crime by Trevor Noah, (awesome) Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows by Balli Kaur Jaswal (just started — it’s recommended from reese witherspoon’s book club)The boys: Rocco is asleep in his bed, Hobbes is asleep on the couch, Dan is sitting next to me reading, … Continue reading Life Currently
The Birth of Venus, c. 1485, Sandro Botticelli, EPCOT
First of all, Raine had fun. Second of all, Dan nearly drowned.
Originally Posted December 9, 2018Death is nothing at all. It does not count. I have only slipped away into the next room. Nothing has happened. Everything remains exactly as it was. I am I, and you are you, and the old life that we lived so fondly together is untouched, unchanged. Whatever we were to each other, that we are still. Call me … Continue reading Death Is Nothing At All
Originally Posted October 22, 2018 for robynI am grabbing at life todaysilhouettes of dogwood,white ash, and tulip poplara delirious pleasurethe light through the treesilluminates particlesi know we are the dust of it all.harper can smell the fragmentsin green blades, smoke, and vermin miles away.her dark wet nose and keen mindwill know up to forty feetwhat … Continue reading Harper
September’s fields of tall, crisp stalksare like dry soldiers martyred by harvest—Their innards, tender and warm producereveal robust kernels or rot—the industry of cutworms, beetles, borers.Tassels are fingered by hurried youthunloaded from yellow, sticky busestheir bundled glands pumping sweatinto drenched long sleeves and socks.At the lake, the basin is scorched,undressed by drought.Groups of family geese … Continue reading Eureka Lake Road