by Sharon Olds After we flew across the country we got in bed, laid our bodies delicately together, like maps laid face to face, East to West, …
cerebral aneurysm, coma, spinal meningitis, cardiac arrest, amnesia, hydrocephalus, paralysis, permanent brain damage My mistake was interrupting his death with a white light I didn’t fully comprehend. I thought I was helping.
it is good to live lightly here
Can I buy a cigarette from you? she asked. I paused. I just wanted coffee. The weekend commute had been particularly suburban. She looked like she was going to a …