I’ve spent several days at Burning Man, which I think we can all agree is a world unto itself. Now that I’m back in what burners call the default world, I seem to be hyper aware of the fact that none of us live in quite the same reality as each other. We choose differentContinue reading “Day 23. What’s Your Reality?”
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Missing the Eclipse: There is Always Another?
I’ve wanted to see a total eclipse of the sun for as long as I can remember. I was a child who was fascinated by astronomy. By sixth grade I’d read every book that Jefferson West Elementary School had on the subject and I’d moved on to the Hays public library and was making prettyContinue reading “Missing the Eclipse: There is Always Another?”
This year October 10th lasted almost all month
I’ve taken a lot of classes in creative writing, but only one in writing poetry. The class gave me two things. (1) It firmly established that I am not a poet. (2) It gave me Oct. 10. Rather, it gave me a poem called “Oct. 10” about the bright blue sky of autumn and theContinue reading “This year October 10th lasted almost all month”