The Long Journey Home

“Who in this bowling alley bowled the sun? Who made it always when it rises set: To go at once…

The Last Month

The last month has moved with a quickness through the season. I’m not going to make a big statement about…

Age of Consent

Y rides like the wind on a chilly Winter night during the last slow stretch of Fall. Cold, fast, and…

This Is Now, Pt. 1 of 2

NOTE: This was written in the early Summer of 2015. In 2005, we lived on the quiet side of town.…

A Book of Portraits

I want to take your picture I want to guide your eye I want to love you deeply I never…

Some Words for September

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

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 –…