Monthly Archives: May 2014

On being a woman of a certain size…

I’m about 5’9″ and weigh around 190 pounds. I wear a size 16, which is the average female clothing size in the US, which means there are lots of women smaller than me and lots larger than me, too, if … Continue reading

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resurrection flower

I would have come home and gotten up early to make you brunch. I wonder if you ever ate eggs benedict? I would make it for you with crab cakes, and cheese grits and fruit on the side, and you … Continue reading

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termites in my bed they are swarming tonight; perhaps that’s what the frogs were on about goddamn swamp. found a bruise on the bottom of my foot again how does that happen? last night’s wine and revelry sticky and thick … Continue reading

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