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Were It Not For Coffee…

“Were it not for coffee one could not write, which is to say one could not live.” —Honoré de Balzac “Coffee gives you time to think. It’s a lot more than just a drink; it’s something happening. Not as in hip, but like an event, a place to be, but not like a location, but… Continue reading Were It Not For Coffee…

Poems

Psalm Twenty-One

"Es que un mundo todo vivo tiene la fuerza de un Infierno." —Clarice Lispector, La pasión según G.H. "There was a star riding through clouds one night, and I said to the star, 'Consume me'." —Virginia Woolf, The Waves   To be consumed by a bolt of lightning dramatically yet effortlessly   To be caught praying… Continue reading Psalm Twenty-One