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jodi-thompson's picture
Jun.21.2013
She runs down the center of the street, a blur of bright pink against the pink and blue sky of dusk and the dusky dark green of trees. The sign flickers; 6 mph appears briefly, then disappears.  She slows downs just past the temporary sign meant to warn speeders behind the wheel, meant to...
klaudio-zic's picture
Feb.08.2013
Astrologer claims: the zodiac has 26 signs. http://www.lulu.com/spotlight/astrology  1)      Pluto included.2)      Without Pluto, the zodiac has 22 signs only .3)      The zodiac is the Tarot: 22 signs, 16 ascendants.4)  ...
james-hoch's picture
Jan.27.2013
Take a look at any bulletin board and you’ll most likely see that it is completely covered.  I mean every shred of geography on the cork covered square is plastered with notices.  Some papers are even obscured by another flier, making it hard to tell what is being publicized.  Some...
michael-seidel's picture
Dec.26.2012
We've been searching for signs of intelligent life on other planets for a few decades.  Before that, we looked for signs of intelligence in other people.  Sometimes we're just watching them or their house for signs of life, or signs of interest.   Most of the time, we're watching...
eve-kushner's picture
Sep.19.2012
Last week I told you how thrilled I've been to immerse myself in kanji photos and in the challenge of writing captions for them. As you may remember, I enumerated these benefits: 1. A morning meditation: I found myself with a wonderful morning practice, one that was meditative and calming,...
eve-kushner's picture
Sep.19.2012
Last week I told you how thrilled I've been to immerse myself in kanji photos and in the challenge of writing captions for them. As you may remember, I enumerated these benefits: 1. A morning meditation: I found myself with a wonderful morning practice, one that was meditative and calming,...
michael-seidel's picture
Aug.12.2012
As I walked yesterday, I saw so many signs for lost pets. Poor lost animals, poor worried people, but several things struck me.  One, some signs didn't include the pet's name. Why wouldn't you put the pet's name on it? Add the pet's name so if someone sees it, they can call the name and see if...
steven-belanger's picture
Jul.25.2012
photo: The Salvation Army shield, from its Wikipedia page   I had a successful yard sale this past Saturday.  I very impulsively decided to have one for many reasons psychological and emotional, but in the end it came down to needing more space in here.  I'm fortunate to live in...
teresa-vratil's picture
Jul.18.2012
It's summer.  I can't think.  I can't write.  So, here are some signs around my neighborhood that made me go, "hmmmm?" ________________________________________________________________ I don't particularly want to own a giant kid, but really, who can resist 1/2 price?...
elmaz-abinader's picture
Apr.15.2012
All is matter, of course, matter-of-course…/ From Sickbed Shores, Adrienne Rich   while we’re on this road   today the sign will be the white flower fallen from the bush the edges brown one side wilted or perhaps the child pointing at the branch sticking out like a dragon’s neck, wood of...