standing in our front yard at night.  noticing the gray stripes of large snakes taking over the yard. i point them out to a friend and we go inside. trying to clean up our home.  our relationship has reach a level of dysfunction that is visible to all who walk in.  his kid doesn’t even […]

cleaning up a second floor common area in our dorm/school.  it’s a huge open space with white couches lining the walls. a guy is there and he’s nervous because it’s his first day working for us.  he’s running the before and after school program for local kids.  he asks me how many kids he should […]

we are in a place that is a little like Prairie House.  Communal feeling, but also business-like.  we all sit in the main room with our coats and sleeping bags but i keep trying to get people to go through a side door in a room to our left that leads outside.  no one does […]

my little sister is in a hallway.  she’s showing me her fishing rod.  it has a glowing lure on the line and her shirt glows also.  it says something in glowing words but now i can’t remember what.  i tell her it’s stupid, that she messes up everything and isn’t that special.  she’s really hurt […]