Writing and Illustrating
This sweet illustration was sent in my Melissa Iwai. Melissa was featured on Illustrator Saturday.
When I meet a new writer and they ask me for advice, I always point out not to rush to submit what they have written. 427 more words
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Originally posted 2/11/2012.
the distraught parentsdon’t know what to do
have fallen in love
with dust storms
they reach for a bible story 50 more words
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Originally posted 3/31/2011. Original title, “Chastisement”
First time you noticed
that brass smells of dirty fingers and ozone
was the day you learned your mother had died. 67 more words
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A Thesis in Collective Memory
In November, I completed my Second chapter of my thesis. Theoretically, I should be excited to get into the final chapter and get to the revision stage. 337 more words
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Originally posted 10/12/2008; original title, “Hearing Slapbak On A Sunday.”
Invitation to Sparkle City.The bass a friendly hand opening the door.The groove shuffling me along to comfort… 62 more words
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Originally posted on 4/29/2013; original title, “The Unimagined Country.”
country where we let our own blood
into the garden soil to feed it, … 154 more words
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Originally posted 7/3/2006.
We don’t recognize the tall old man
who asks if he can be on the list.
After he signs up at number four, 219 more words
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