Category Archives: how to live

On Poetry and Music

Do you listen to music when you write? I do. When I am typing up ideas and starting to form them. Usually it’ll be some kind of classical, like Steve Reich, or Rihm. It needs to be something other than … Continue reading

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In Cars

In cars, I’m him. I make the shapes he makes – one-handing the steering wheel as if grasping some mane, I cup the gear stick bulb like it’s a brandy bowl and coast to junctions clutch disengaged scared as sharks … Continue reading

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On Looking

Underneath the ah-chez, I dreamed my dreams away…                   Isn’t looking wanting? The performer dancing for a haphazard crowd wants to be looked at; she wants to be seen by this crowd … Continue reading

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