Area Man Hears Mechanical Chicken of Youth, Turns 5

If there was a sound who's contours have remained nearly perfectly etched into my adult brain despite over two decades of absence, it was the clucking of a giant, mechanical chicken that lived in a glass box in a local sporting goods store. In the two-floor emporium of guns (and even a shooting range), fishing gear,…Read more Area Man Hears Mechanical Chicken of Youth, Turns 5

Dogs Bark, Obfuscate Interior Lives

The Opposite of Silence   There are northern fields of snow, Being able to imagine them otherwise is for the strong-minded only, Tunnels are formed by birches bowing to the tyrannical snowflakes, Through which a sled will cruise. Hark! The Yukon Quest and Iditarod Glory, the small kings who mush much, Referent to a fixed point…Read more Dogs Bark, Obfuscate Interior Lives