10/12/19: An Animate World

a gust and

fallen leaves cross my path like

crabs fleeing


10/9/19: Discovering Where You Are

snap cold—

a late beetle crawls the sill

outside the window

8/22/19: Sun Just Up at the Paulina Station and it’s Already 82° F

heads dipped, eyes

cast down—praying phones might

pull the train to them