Tag Archives: childhood

Senses of Love

How else would you decide to try to lick your elbow upon an early morning, or measure thumb against your middle finger when he shouts: mommy, look, they are same size! And would you hear the souls of streams in … Continue reading

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A Letter to My Sister

Dear Nell, Remember when I used to keep you up all night because I saw beasts In dark doorways. So I held your hand. Last night, Mikhail Baryshnikov came, uninvited, he soared from southern window Where the moon swivels, to … Continue reading

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