A girl, interrupted

“The difference between a non-suicide and an ex-suicide leaving the house for work, at eight o'clock on an ordinary morning: the non-suicide is a little traveling suck of care, sucking care with him from the past and being sucked toward care in the future. His breath is high in his chest. The ex-suicide opens his…Read more A girl, interrupted

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Love and Commun[icat]ion

I open onto a new world in you, with you, through you -- poetically, I dwell in your earth, tied now to myself and then to you, gathering and twining in a shared life, a life same because ripe with the same intent: to live, to defy, and to follow the words of another’s world,…Read more Love and Commun[icat]ion

Beginning with an Apocalypse

A brief introductory note: I've decided to begin writing here. Publicly, intentionally writing, with an eye toward beginning conversation. The blog will be autobiographical, but hopefully not effusive or spectacular. My own confusion is all I can offer, but I must, as I sense through many conversations with peers and colleagues that it is not…Read more Beginning with an Apocalypse