Exquisite names those women

Exquisite memories, those women warriors (for Dec.06 in the year of the reign

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And you, [   ], brought me chai, driving x town.

This morning, snow covered ground, that train, east-bound.cropped-perimeter-is-the-not-spoken-1.jpg

Sundays, too, my father

May and June 2013 the rites of spring aftermath 194“One of the last public acts of my father before his death at 65, was to put on a sandwich board to picket our local 7/11: six bucks sucks, the sign said.”

Yesterday, at the Southbank Writing Program in Surrey, I spent the day with students in a memoir writing class with J.J.Lee: six drafts, less than 300 words, one day.

At night, incoming brought me Fiona Tinwei Lam’s essay.

This morning: for my sister. The blue dress.

the bird in the home-house