We’re in some sort of pagan community.  My little sister is there.  It’s half campground and half abandoned neighborhood.  Some of the homes are under water in a flooded valley where we want to swim. My sister wants to go swimming while the radio station is broadcasting from the water.  I’m excited to show off […]

at the edge a large natural pool of cool clean water.  there are several people standing around on the marsh.  i’m in a long orange and brown dress again.  this time it’s silk.  i have to be the one to show them it’s ok.  i have to lead them into the water.  i step in […]

hiking in a national park near a state college campus, i come across a canyon.  a circle of waterfalls rushing into the center, a small pile of mossy stone islands in the center. superimposed on the waterfalls are yellow subtitles in japanese.  they say how tall each section of the falls are and how fast […]

with friends on the edge of a silent and empty city.  it’s like chicago, but some parallel version of it.  it’s almost time for them to leave and we lament that none of us went for a swim.  so i jump in the canal/river and laugh about how nice it is to swim. but as […]

i am applying for a job at NU. i write to the hiring manager to tell her that I know there is a rumor about something I did but that, if given the time, I can explain how it was better for the organization that I did it.  This pisses off the President who happens […]