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September 15, 2012
At the Department of Motor Vehicles to renew my driver’s license, I had to wait two hours on one of those wooden benches like pews in the Church of Latter Day Meaninglessness, where there is no stained glass (no windows at all, in fact), no incense other than stale cigarette smoke emanating from the clothes of those around me, and no sermon, just an automated female voice calling numbers over a loudspeaker. And one by one the members of our sorry congregation shuffled meekly up to the pitted altar to have our vision tested or to seek redemption for whatever wrong turn we’d taken, or pay indulg
March 03, 2011
I saw a brown shape in the unmown grass, half-hidden in a tuft, and crouching down to get a closer look, I found a young rabbit, no bigger than my hand, trembling there in its makeshift nest.