Atomic

Water is made of two hydrogen atoms bonded to an oxygen atom. Some scientists would describe the connections as somewhat bent, askew, or off-kilter, more evidence perhaps that nature is thoroughly, gloriously nuanced. If you were to look closely at a water molecule, you would see it resembles Disney’s Mickey Mouse, a staple of this…

Construction

My designs keep crashing down. In all of them, wilderness, despite the mindful construction and the Music, which is being piped in these days, to the Still-standing structures And the sound is what I would call deafening But why do they erode? Why do they lose their strength? I have been trying to make excuses,…

Air and Snow

I can’t write. I can’t sleep. There goes more of the wine, and some chocolate, and I’m surrounded by walls of boxes. Then I sleep. I sleep more deeply than I have in ages, but the dreams make no sense; I’m used to that, this week. I see ends and beginnings and snowfall piled high,…