Monthly Archives: February 2012

A New Relationship With Time

I think it’s happening.  My relationship with time is changing, which if you’ve been reading this blog since the winter solstice, you may remember was my wish for the new season of increasing light. For the last decade at least, … Continue reading

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David and I did a quick tour of a few Chelsea art galleries on Wednesday, before leaving the city.  We walked into one gallery called ET Modern, with Edward Tufte books and articles and signs everywhere.   A nice man … Continue reading

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Report From New York

Kevin Spacey as Richard III, in a production by the Bridge Project out of The Old Vic in London, directed by Sam Mendes, was indescribably amazing.  As both the New Yorker and the New York Times noted in their reviews, … Continue reading

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Crocus Haiku

Manhattan crocus Doesn’t know February Only sun warmed earth.

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Next Stop Chelsea

We’re in New York City for a 5 day big city treat, with big qualifying both city and treat.  Yes, we were just in Paris.  Yes, we are very lucky to be able to have these experiences.  Yes, we are … Continue reading

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One of the other poets in my Yogurt Poets group brought a poem to our workshop recently, in which a woman rises from her coffin at her wake to ask for a recipe.  Jennifer said, when we talked about the … Continue reading

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The Truth About Death

It’s getting close!  The page proofs and cover of the book have gone through multiple sets of corrections and checks and are all done.  Soon, the book will go to print.  I have readings set up and just added a … Continue reading

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