Pick Up the Phone

Stories start with darkness. Then something moves. Sometimes it’s sex, sometimes breath. Sometimes with clay. Sometimes rocks. Often it’s a god. Voila! There’s us! Then we are naughty and things become as they are, which is kind of good with bad shot through, all in a clump like strands of cotton candy. Which brings me … More Pick Up the Phone

Heroes at the End (Seers in Retirement)

At the end you’ve seenit’s a lot likeRomeo andJuliet with cellphones. So there’s no mistakes.   It’s all aboutthe, LOL, rendezvous. It’s all abouthow it endsin dismalscenes, onlysome plotsare longer than others. You’ve seenthis, haven’tyou—that the master’s life isas empty ashe’s made theslave’s—that he stares at the same walls—done in finer linen. Yes, in your younger daysyou … More Heroes at the End (Seers in Retirement)