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A morning in the room of available time

This morning, I open one of the four books on my desk, Mothers, by Rachel Zucker. I have to read it right away even though I only took it out on Wednesday, because someone at UC requested it and now … Continue reading

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Monday poem

I’ve been thinking about this little syllabic by Sylvia Plath, a riddle of nine lines, each with nine syllables: Metaphors I’m a riddle in nine syllables, An elephant, a ponderous house, A melon strolling on two tendrils. O red fruit, … Continue reading

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