Category Archives: Loneliness

I am a godless drifter sailing on the winds of a desperate sea.

This morning brought me memories of my first car, a 1973 Fiat 124 Sport Spider. I had to start writing immediately, because that car…well, I’ll simply say that without that car, I’d have been utterly miserable.

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A Day in the Life

Night has fallen over the island that knows little rest.

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Shoving Off, and Soon!

…you get to love someone in public and you don’t even know who they are. Continue reading

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Central Park Cinderella

  She knew she was no Cinderella. But she loved the story just the same.

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A New (York) Man.

You know that feeling, feeling like you have to apologize for being alive? For taking up space in their world? For consuming their oxygen? Like you’re not entitled to it even if you’ve worked hard? New York’s a great place … Continue reading

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This one’s for you, Mr. Jones

Before I got on the Lexington Avenue bus after lunch yesterday, that ancient longing took hold of me.

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Take it from Carole King

I may never be a famous writer. But right now, thanks to one guy’s clever idea, I can share my writing, my self, with a diaspora of friends and with people I’ve never met who live in places I might … Continue reading

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For Ian

He went handsomely well with quiet times,

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The Morning. The Day. The Night.

The Morning: It may clock in too early,

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This I pray

I swim in uncertain, rapidly moving waters. My feet cannot feel the bottom.

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