Some Words for September

We’re on a park bench, me on the right, her on the left, and though her body is slightly turned…

Stop the World

busy: engaged in action / being in use. Everyone is busy lately. Living, breathing, Instagramming their food. I’ve also been…

Helium

Our star, the sun, indifferent to our pains, our hopes, our dreams.

Sight

“Remember, this is a comedy” – Federico Fellini Last week I re-watched The Right Stuff, Philip Kaufman’s 1983 film –…

The Invention of Sound

There is a place, beneath the rain, where red wild flowers grow It is a scheme, far from the scenes,…

Ipsum Forever

I’m reading John Keats. On the long drive home. From a faraway place. I come, closer.   The end of…

An Aside

I left the house the other day, just to get some fresh air for an hour or two. I went for a…