i have messages from mo and oona.  they want me to schedule dinners with them when i arrive back in oxford.  at first i’m excited and trying to figure out which day of the week works best.  a man comes delivering newspapers and i see him through the frosted glass of my front door while […]

a knight pulls back the curtain and i know i’m about to be captured.  it’s not a knight in shining armor kind of knight.  more like a zelda stout knight just obeying orders.  they are rounding up all the women and holding them behind walls.  i won’t be one of them.  i have no weapon. […]

standing on a beach with a nun wearing all white.  she tells me that the woman out in the waves has been crying for me the whole time.  i can see myself in a hospital bed, head wrapped, faced bloodied and beaten, drugged and in a coma.  i’m embarrassed that she has seen me in […]

sitting in an open space office in a skyscraper.  there are crashes and rumbles of thunder.  the building is being buffeted with wind and storm but we work through it like we always do.  when the building starts to sway i tell my coworkers “this is what an earthquake feels like.” a woman agrees.  she’s […]