Monthly Archives August 2005


I’m no longer a child and I still want to be, to live with the pirates. Because I want to live forever in wonder. The difference between me as child and me as adult is this and only this: when I was a child, I longed to travel into, to live in wonder. Now, I […]

Abstract thought

“I sat down on the concrete divider between the Barnes and Noble parking lot and Einstein Moomjy. I watched people going in and out of Einstein Moomjy, the heat shimmer, the traffic. I tried to fathom it. How a piece of land that was once a forest full of wildlife and Indians could become loaded […]