Andrea has moved to a new apartment.  It’s several flights up and has a view of the Lake.  I don’t know what to say to her, we’re all supposed to send her something.  So I send clip art of a red house with a blue roof hopping away toward water and a happy green tree […]

i go through an asian hotel.  it has dozens of restaurants.  i sample a few of them.  i talk to a waitress who is glad to have someone who can speak english.  the place is gigantic with spa treatments and luxury entertainment rooms.  it’s a place people go so they don’t have to leave for […]

They tell me Alenia is dead.  That she killed herself.  I don’t believe them.  No way. And how would they even know? So I call her.  She answers. I knew I was right.  I tell her that people are saying she’s dead and she tells me it’s true.  No.  No you can’t be.  That’s crazy, […]