Monthly Archives: February 2011

ancestral disconnect

[warning: this post is *prose* without capitalization. it happened very early this morning.] tragic, isn’t it? how far we are from where we started.  water from a tap has forgotten the river god’s name.  immigration, flight without the household gods. … Continue reading

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the worst teacher

(another wordpress suggestion.  after mulling it over for a week, I take it on). The worst teacher I’ve ever had was a man named Mr. Pisanello.  We called him Mr. Peas ‘n Jello, but this was far too kind. I … Continue reading

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rock stars

Sometimes a rock concert can save a whole season.  This past Wednesday night my boyfriend and I went to The Decemberists’ show at the Boulder Theater and four days later I’ve still got an endorphin rush.  They’re musician’s musicians, six … Continue reading

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Colorado has strange weather.  It snowed last night, only a few inches, nothing like the east coast’s heavy storms, but enough to cover the cars and raise up the wind.  It’s mindlessly whipping around the apartment complex, making the Aspen … Continue reading

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