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Archive for October, 2016

October 20th, 2016 by Akua


On weekends, she wandered across late-80’s on-trend gray-carpeted floors, regarding the mauve sectional they bought after hours of agonizing over seating choices. She walked right through the living room to the front door and peered listlessly out into the blinding-bright Phoenix sun. Then back again, this time through the kitchen with its white tile and […]

October 17th, 2016 by me

Moonlight serenade

Twenty years ago, a little more, I walked.¬†Nighttime solo walks. Walks under the light of the moon. Walks to breathe cool air and smell the damp on cut grass and hear distant dogs singing to the sky.¬†Almost every night, in all weather, but especially after a snow. It doesn’t snow where I live now. I […]