The Season

The lawn’s a frigid jigsaw puzzle     of frozen brown grass Shut in for winter     I sip your best scotch Your car is listed for sale     in the auto shopper There’s no tree… More

Knowing a Place

You can’t love a place unless you know itreally know it like you were born theremoved there young had time to explorewalk the streets talk to the peopleNew… More

Shame

Mama always took me with her to pick up her paycheck at the café on Wednesday afternoons. Sitting on a stool at the counter, sipping a chocolate shake, I… More

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