Posted in March 2012

12 miles on a Tuesday.

12 miles on a Tuesday.

8:30 A.M. The old truck’s alternator blew, and I sat in the cab in the school parking lot and sobbed. “I’m supposed to be tutoring children right now.” I wailed to my mother. She’s in Texas, but I’m still young enough to need her voice. What is this? I thought, aggravated, later when I had … Continue reading

la frontière de la lucidité

la frontière de la lucidité

“La poésie, c’est la frontière de la lucidité, de la folie. Pour exsuder des vrais problèmes, il faut les poètes, l’évolution, et surtout la folie.” –Frankétienne I was listening to the French news a few weeks ago, as I try to do every day now that I’m studying for the Delf B2, and they did an … Continue reading