A miracle of temperature and change when water freezes or reaches the boiling point—regardless of how it is measured in Fahrenheit or Celsius or no measure at all— the change occurs.
just like Manet’s famous painting let’s get Caroline to come with us to Afton State Park and take off her clothes while we have a picnic in the grass
Midnight clanged when her spiraling silhouette anchored down. Tethered to indomitable irons your mother’s choice to kill herself, left your world to me.
When I think back to my life on the road I’ll remember how the stars’ spitfire necklaced a lake sky and how I chose then to carry this suitcase of loneliness across the country with me like I was selling it door to door, across state lines, like it was my only means of making …
Engulfed by a disintegrating armchair Before a greyhound-gnawed coffee table I played chess with my grandfather.
. . .our world explained, even with bad reasons, is familiar. -Camus Echoes curl over this blistered lee shore – tinge lush memories. Waves roil as words, as time, uncertainty chilled by heavy rain. Sisyphus endured his refrain–hard labor over and again without hope for lighter stone, shorter hill, absurd, yet wonderful in his exhaustion.