Have You Ever Tried Freewriting?

Today’s exercise in discovery: Without the past there would be nothing to think about. Centuries ago, entire societies believed gods and goddesses left the earth to reign supreme in the night sky as constellations. It was theorized that air and sea could not be traversed without angering deities. Back when the sun circled this planet […]

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Read To Me – Day Nineteen

The Dong With the Luminous Nose (a cento), by John Ashbery Within a windowed niche of that high hall I wake and feel the fell of dark, not day. I shall rush out as I am, and walk the street The lights begin to twinkle from the rocks From camp to camp, through the foul womb […]

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Read To Me – Day Eighteen

Proverbs from Purgatory, by Lloyd Schwartz It was déjà vu all over again. I know this town like the back of my head. People who live in glass houses are worth two in the bush. One hand scratches the other. A friend in need is worth two in the bush. A bird in the hand […]

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