Monthly Archives: January 2012

Dissection and Construction: Two Imaginary drawings

Dissection I Last week we started dissecting cats in my anatomy and physiology class. I was nervous about cutting into a kitty, even a dead and preserved one, but it turned out to be more like preparing meat than anything … Continue reading

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Cinema as Poetry: Araya and Reveron

I just experienced Reveron and Araya, the only two films made by Venezuelan director Margot Benecerraf. An amazing combination of poetry, music and images, they both are framed in the daily cycle of light to dramatize very different subjects. On … Continue reading

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The End of August: 2 Dreams, 3 Poems and Some Things in Between.

8/9   Dream: From the dirt road,  I steer a car sliding into the drive sideways. As it slows I leap from the seat. Hearing my daughter’s cries echo deep from a half-full pale, I pull her out. Her head disfigured, … Continue reading

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2011 in review: Dreams in Early August

“You think people are silly to believe in ghosts?” An old man had asked Fred Foley a long time ago. “You should hear some of the things that ghosts believe in!” R.A. Lafferty, Fourth Mansions 8/3 Characters from a Dream … Continue reading

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Another Spam Poem

A chunk of spam sliced and arranged:     A  Drift Right! human speeches memorial eyes room and ride  big  Inner-system sound    a round rowdy should always not forget currently glowing leader ship,  speaking in one zone boat, brother!

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Summer Thoughts and Dreams: July 2010

Journal Entry: 7/2 Human contact has always been a mixed experience for me. I am often left with the feeling that I should’ve done something differently or I should be different somehow. At my last job I came as close … Continue reading

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June 2011: A Month That Will Live In Infamy (at least for me).

June pretty much sucked all the way through. On the first I got a speeding ticket in the last 5 miles of my sixty mile commute. The following Monday I discovered that my tire was flat at 6:00 am as … Continue reading

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