Posts for General/Column

October

General/Column October 19, 2015

Still curled new, you unravel the rhythm of my days like woollen threads on little striped gloves, slipping from your…

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Peeling an Orange for My Children

General/Column October 19, 2015

an orange nestles in my palm like an unopened rosebud my children flock around me like baby birds their eager…

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My children in the afternoon

General/Column October 19, 2015

are like an ambush of cat tongues. Pink and small and abundant, rough scratches on my face, my arms, my…

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Local Flooding

General/Column October 19, 2015

The fascination of the day, the word cutting a deep groove in her mind like urgent rainwater: flood— “when it…

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