Daily Archives: April 23, 2012
Illustration by Garth Williams, from Charlotte’s Web . . Oh, Charlotte. Where are you when we need you to weave happy words over our be -fuddled heads, whisper (salutations) sacred truths into our soiled pink ears when all else in … Continue reading
He waits in water while she wields her white steed through these whispering trees, breath held, waiting to exhale awaken sigh into scarlet liquid kiss.
Seven kids, 10 and under. Headphones. Carpool Tunnel Syndrome.
Our words t r e m b l e, lurch; prickly with hope and time and breath and failure. We sift-skewer-smudge them … Continue reading
Wash out your mouth and give me your shoes, you say, and I do but you choose to leave them laced placed on a shelf; walk no miles accept no smiles draw these tracks in permanent marker across our … Continue reading