Alphabet Primer

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After Words

After whirls listen whale hush comes the cat jigs the bat for your cares ward off dangerous asks. For love these old letters wild bedraggled wag around nest of gnarled grunts mosses bones hair vines. The old alphabetical guard strains in place at attention runes assigned ward beds grand command inspection. Sparse words heal after […]

C

C comes to close,chimes, “Oh! Hello,” and commences to catch water, waiting for the ferry, then the crossing, and the long cruise back to the city. A bald eagle floats, driftwood across the cant tilt and lilt of the wharf: tackle shops and taverns. “Sure,” C says, though sounds disappointed, cooped up in Coupeville open […]