The Distance

The distance betweenA flower and a planeThe distance that makes you thinkI’m playing gamesA butterfly by a crackIn the roadWhy aren’t you flying?How far do you have to go?The distance from here to thereThe distance in your eyesThe distance between usFrom almost to whyThe distance betweenDream and reality Floating in that distanceBetween a flower andContinue reading “The Distance”

Even Flow. Or, A Hard Rain’s a-Gonna Fall. Or, Where Have You Been, My Blue Eyed Son?

In 1990, outside the cafeteria of my college, I saw a job posted on a bulletin board full of similar notices about bikes lost or for sale or roomates wanted or whatever. Remember bulletin boards? It was a long, long time ago, but I remember the notice had a heart shaped symbol with an MContinue reading “Even Flow. Or, A Hard Rain’s a-Gonna Fall. Or, Where Have You Been, My Blue Eyed Son?”

Book Review: Roald Dahl: Expect the Unexpected. The Complete Short Stories, Volume One: 1944-1953

Roald Dahl wrote a lot of stories. Some of them were good. Some of them were less good. Some may have been bad, but of course, I’m not enough of a writer or critic of writers to say such a thing. I just know what I like. I may not be much of a writer,Continue reading “Book Review: Roald Dahl: Expect the Unexpected. The Complete Short Stories, Volume One: 1944-1953”