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Foundabouts and ‘The Heart of A Woman’ published on Elephantjournal.com!

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The Heart Of A Woman (You Lucky, Lucky Girl)

You lucky, lucky girl. You have an apartment just your size. A bathtub full of gin. A heart the size of Alaska and a suitcase that can contain all your belongings before anyone connects the dots. You lucky, lucky girl. … Continue reading

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Bare on Broadway, BK.

It is the time of the year when we all look so ugly. Every single imperfection about us emphasized by the grayish paleness of the skin and too much roundness about the face is apologizing for too long a winter … Continue reading

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It is Summer in Winter. Happy Birthday, Ma.

My Mom and I share a birthday. I came by means of a miracle, in the glamourous 80’s sparkling with glitter , disco music and sequins. I came way in advance of the expected time, as a gift on her … Continue reading

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This Woman’s World in Copper Wealth and a Few Stories from Elsewhere.

Within the last 6 years I collected 150 pennies from random change. I took them to the bank and was told to roll them up. I organized them in 3 neat rolls; 50 pennies each. And for my gold (copper) … Continue reading

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Prospect Park Story

I live on meat. I play the carnivore. Among thousands of people who, each play their role, I put on a costume of a meat-eater. It’s like an apron, but it’s really not. And what hunger craves, unwillingly, tastes bitter. … Continue reading

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100 weeks

-Had you said ‘I have to go, love. I have to go to places, where you cannot go with me, and I have to go alone.’ I would have said ‘I am strong! I am small, but I am a … Continue reading

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