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Dar Williams, Sophia Smith, & you.

Dear 2005 Smithies:

One of my friends on Facebook wrote: “What’s a better Dar Williams song for today: February or Iowa?” Given the un-February-like warmth (63 degrees!?) in Boston today, I’ll pick Iowa, where the marathon sprint to the White House has officially started. 275 more words

Class Notes

16-01-25 Begging Your Indulgence

I spent the last week as TA for a great class taught by the very talented Winona Barton-Ballentine (check her work out!) called In Design For Photographers at… 155 more words


That Time

My memories of that February are vivid

They are still caught deep in my throat


Your obstinance and coldness made me livid

As you manipulated my every move… 68 more words

Back Road Bound's Favorite Songs in 2015 (Pt.1)

Wait, you think, that can’t be right. Eric Andersen’s I Shall Go Unbounded on a 2015 mix? Damn right you are, it dates from 1966. But with all of my year end mixes they only contains a fraction of new music. 1,386 more words


Flash Fiction #22 - Iowa

This flash fiction was inspired by one of my favorite songs, Iowa, by Dar Williams. And it’s another snippet about Ivy – a character in an upcoming story. 787 more words

Jessica Jarman