January 10, 2012 § 4 Comments


More rain.

Still more rain.

The turquoise wall sagged.

He tore away the soggy wallboard.

He uncovered layers of newspaper,

Arithmetic homework on tablet paper,

Handbills, advertisements, catalog pages,

Old library cards, recipes, thank-you notes,

Army discharge papers, a marriage license,

Crayon drawings, a term paper, a doctoral thesis,

A story outline, ticket stubs, grocery receipts,

Tax returns, blueprints, a summons,

A report card, a holy card, maps,

Wrapping paper, playing cards,

Some moist towelettes,

Candy wrappers,

Sheet music,

A calendar,


Fog and



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