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ManicDDaily · 2d ago

Picking Me Up At the Train Station at the end of a Long Week

Picking Me Up at the Station at the End of a Long Week He promises as we walk to the car that the CD is “coming up on Chopin.” He says this because he knows I like the familiar– And I do lik...
ManicDDaily · 6d ago

Trumping the Lord’s Prayer

Trumping the Lord’s Prayer Oh Donald, we were never a heaven, but now hollowed is our name– a kingdom of guns if thy will be done the earth will have no haven. Day-to-day run by bread, leade...
ManicDDaily · 1W ago

Grief

Grief Like those flowers by the side of the road in fall that you see first as blurred blue but then find here and here and here again, until they are all that is everywhere, so grief focuse...
ManicDDaily · 1W ago

Straw Drew

Straw Drew Dear Nancy, I could never be your twin–no Bobbseys, we. My dad simply would not be a town-leading attorney, nor, however loving, would he ever give me a convertible. I did have bl...
ManicDDaily · 2W ago

Book of Words

Book of Words Mimi cry cause Testa meant no good– oh he would rap sure, so cool he set her hair a-tic (not just heart) but if Mimi tried for her own part, he slagged her as a Me-imitator, pe...
ManicDDaily · 2W ago

More Cheerful Face Tree

Charcoal on paper, 2017, all rights reserved.
ManicDDaily · 2W ago

Worried Face Tree

Charcoal on paper, 2017, all rights reserved.
ManicDDaily · 2W ago

Grateful

Grateful She woke between pained breaths and said, “they’ve all crossed over.” So, after soothing her shock of white bang back, we hurried to measure the morphine, pretty sure she would not ...
ManicDDaily · 4W ago

Long Worn Bird Mask

Charcoal on paper, 2017, all rights reserved. Other titles– “Help maybe.”
ManicDDaily · 4W ago

What Does It Want?

What does it want? There is a part of me that can’t shake sadness; that hears the rise of the mourning dove as fall; that substitutes for throat but will not be slaked– What does it want– th...