Archives for August 2018

At Seventeen

General/Column August 13, 2018

            for Cassie At seventeen I could not see through the haze of bitterness that followed me like a cloud…

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Small Daughter

General/Column August 13, 2018

Scrawny bodies Of young birds stretch In the budded maple above Your blond head I think how the mother’s beak…

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To Tuscany

General/Column August 13, 2018

“What about Ben,” I think, “Would he want to come to Tuscany, too?” I had just clicked “buy” for a…

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The Whiteboard

General/Column August 13, 2018

The words were written in black felt tip. Today we talked about the danger of strangers. The whiteboard is my…

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