req·ui·em/ˈrekwēəm/noun 1.(especially in the Roman Catholic Church) a Mass for the repose of the souls of the dead. There is something about a three-quarter-ton pick-up, once I manage to make the standing leap into the cab and crank up the air conditioning to the “jet-engine” setting, that seductively whispers in my ear, “Perfect Purse.” It’s … Read more
Restless eyes behind closed lids, the early hours lay flat, dull to these scurrying thoughts. Rise to use the bathroom and the dogs do not stir. Pull on a barn coat and muck boots to go out and walk the farm. Keep to open ground, small steps feel for uneven earth, head dropped back … Read more
…as much as we wish.
Dear Mr. Farrier,
Remember me? My friends call me Clara. You may call me Claro d’Luna. Please pronounce it with a Spanish accent.
New Year’s is the traditional day that we reflect on self improvement- meaning that we begin the New Year by listing our faults. I have a better idea.