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For the first time in weeks I am not only done with planning for tomorrow’s classes, but am done with planning for the next two days and still have some time before I leave the office. 1,761 more words

Spring Fairy Festival

Last weekend, we headed to Tacoma for the Spring Fairy Festival – this was our third year vending at it, and our first time setting up shop outdoors.   769 more words



She said two things that still linger in my mind. The first thing was about my paternal grandmother.

“Your late grandmother is standing on your right,” she said matter-of-factly while I stared at her stupefied. 846 more words


Until Today

fur of satin midnight
she is ever
an island of comportment
her tail-wrapped feet situated primly
at the boundary of our
all-too-human bustle… 44 more words


The Bee

The barista stood behind the counter, arms folded over her impregnated stomach, staring across the floor at a man sitting in the corner by the window. 848 more words


The Return

Returning to Rockport, my initial urge is to get everything perfect, so armed with cleaning stuffs I begin the process of getting all things in order. 254 more words


Bookmarks and Writing Prompts II

This is the second part of Bookmarks and Writing Prompts, where I’m adding two vignettes every week over four weeks from a first draft that came via a self-assigned writing prompt. 2,361 more words